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    Sale 5967

    Japanese Art & Design

    13 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 112

    A Two-Tiered Box and Cover and a miniature suzuribako [writing box]

    MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Two-Tiered Box and Cover and a miniature suzuribako [writing box]
    Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Decorated in gold, silver and red hiramaki-e and takamaki-e on a black ground with sparrows, the interior with a fitted tray depicting irises and two fitted boxes with wisteria; the suzuribako with pine trees
    12cm. wide and 5.2cm. long respectively (2)


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