14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
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
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