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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 168

    A LARGE JAPANESE SATSUMA VASE

    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE JAPANESE SATSUMA VASE
    MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
    Of hexagonal form with folded flaring neck, twin large gilt fish handles with folded bows trailing down the vase, painted to the body with fierce samurai figures
    37in. (94cm.) high


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