• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 157

    An Ivory sashi-style Netsuke

    SIGNED ...KYO, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An Ivory sashi-style Netsuke
    Signed ...kyo, Meiji Period (late 19th century)
    Of a Buddhist angel
    12.5cm. long


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