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    Sale 5345

    Christie's Interiors

    22 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 462

    A Pair of large Japanese vases

    SATSUMA, MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A Pair of large Japanese vases
    Satsuma, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    Decorated in typical enamels and gilt, each with two panels depicting scenes of Chinese courtiers on a ground of geometric patterns, the neck with similar geometric design, the rim with a band of scrolling karakusa, each side with a moulded double cherry blossom to which a long tassel and a ring is attached
    36in. (91.5cm.) high (2)

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