• Japanese & Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2296

    Japanese & Korean Art

    24 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 533

    A silver, gold and copper incense burner (koro)

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED TADATOMO SAKU (MADE BY TADATOMO) ON THE UNDERSIDE

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    A silver, gold and copper incense burner (koro)
    Meiji period (late 19th century), signed Tadatomo saku (made by Tadatomo) on the underside
    The incense burner of globular form with floral pattern and wasp, the cover perforated between leaves, on three short cylindrical legs
    4¼ x 3½in. (11 x 9cm.)


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