6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
An Early enamelled Arita Jar, late 17th Century and another
of ovoid form and decorated in iron-red, green, blue, black and yellow enamels with circumferential lines and two bands of scrolls between lappets to the shoulder and above the foot rim; Together with a small sake jar in similar colours with a geometric design with circles and blue crosses on a square ground, 19th Century -- 7 and 4in. (17.8 and 10.2cm.) high (2)
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