12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
Two Japanese lacquer inro, 19th Century
each with four-cases, the first decorated in gold and red lacquer with scrolls, roiro interiors; the second with gold kirigane, and inlaid in aogai and roiro with a rectangular panel on either side depicting figures in a garden beneath a pine and the full moon, the panels surrounded by a cash design; together with a stagantler netsuke of Fukurokujyu holding a scroll, roiro interiors -- the first 2 5/8in. (6.7cm.) long. (2)
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