• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 250

    A Takigara-ire [Incense Ash Container]


    Price Realised  


    A Takigara-ire [Incense Ash Container]
    Edo Period (17th century)
    In kodaiji maki-e style with katamigawari design in nashiji and gold hiramaki-e on a black ground
    9.5cm. high

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