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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 62

    An Oribe ash container

    MOMOYAMA TO EDO PERIOD (16TH - 17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An Oribe ash container
    Momoyama to Edo Period (16th - 17th Century)
    The octagonal deep bowl with wide rim decorated with a dripped green and deep blue-black glaze falling short of the footrim
    10cm. wide


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    For a similar example in the Yamamoto Collection, see Sano Bijutsukan, Mishima City, Mino no Yakimono (Tokyo, 1999) pl.104, p.67

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