15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A Pair of Kinkozan vases, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
each decorated in typical enamels and gilt with a continuous scene of elegant samurai, ladies and street entertainers beneath flowering wisteria, the shoulder and foot with a band of colourful flowerheads between further bands of gilt lappets, each signed Dai Nippon Kinkozan, beneath the Shimazu mon -- 8½in. (21.5cm.) high. (2)
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