8 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
Two lacquer kagamibuta netsuke, 19th and early 20th Century
decorated in gold and silver hiramakie, the first with a hermit crab, two fish swimming along seaweed and the disc with a larger fish, early 20th Century; the second similarily decorated with leaves and grasses, the disc of shibuichi in iroezogan with a quail and sprays of flowers, 19th Century -- 1½in. (3.9cm.) (2)
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