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    Sale 5967

    Japanese Art & Design

    13 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 119

    A Pair of Stirrups

    EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Pair of Stirrups
    Edo Period (18th Century)
    Of typical form, the iron body inlaid in silver and gilt with roundels containing insects and animals of the zodiac, red lacquer interior
    28cm. long


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    Pre-Lot Text

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