• Arts of the Samurai  auction at Christies

    Sale 2378

    Arts of the Samurai

    23 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 52

    A Long Black-Lacquer Storage Trunk (Nagamochi)

    MEIJI-TAISHO PERIOD (19TH-20TH CENTURY)

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A Long Black-Lacquer Storage Trunk (Nagamochi)
    Meiji-Taisho period (19th-20th century)
    Rectangular, with a slightly domed cover set on hinges and decorated in glossy roiro-nuri with chrysanthemum crests in gold hiramaki-e, the hardware silver carved with chrysanthemum scroll against a nanako ground
    68½ x 30¼ x 31¾in. (174 x 76.8 x 80.6cm.)


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