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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    A suzuribako [writing box]

    EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A suzuribako [writing box]
    Edo Period (18th-19th century)
    In the form of a koto, the cover decorated with a mokume ground and inlaid in silver depicting the strings and bridges, the end with a panel inlaid with a silver dragon, nashiji interior, silver waterdropper, slate inkstone, silver rims
    22cm. long


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