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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 448

    A Pair of Japanese Vases

    SATSUMA, MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A Pair of Japanese Vases
    Satsuma, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    Decorated in various coloured enamels and gilt, each body with panels depicting samurai and courtiers within palace grounds, between stylised bands of scrolling floral lappets to the foot and neck
    17 7/8in. (45.5cm.) high (2)


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