6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
An Ivory Okimono of Inari Sama, signed, Meiji Period (1868-1912)
the Goddess of Rice stands wearing her white fox as a headdress, she stands next to the swordsmith Kokaji Munechika, helping him by blowing the bellows as he forges a sword for the Emperor Ichijo, signed in seal form -- 2¾in. (7cm.) high
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