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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 85

    A Shibayama decorated card case, Meiji Period (1868-1912)

    Price Realised  

    A Shibayama decorated card case, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
    decorated in silver and gold hiramakie and takamakie and inlaid with coral, shell, tortoiseshell and stained ivory depicting flowering peony, morning glory and bellflowers with birds and insects; another of Chinese origin carved in relief with courtiers, and with a lion dog in a garden in gold lacquer, 19th Century -- 4 7/16 and 3 7/8in. (11.3 and 9.8cm.) long (2)


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