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    Sale 5172

    Japanese Ceramics & Works of Art

    8 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    Seven ojime, 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    Seven ojime, 19th Century
    of various metals, copper, brass and silver, some with gilt details: two of similar design with a peony flowerhead, signed in stylised seal form Osamu; a closed shell with barnacles, two cylindrical ojime, one with a bird perched on a magnolia branch, another with a phoenix in flight, all three signed Tei/Chomin; an octopus; and the last of two bees on a gourd -- the longest 0¾in. (2cm.) (7)

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