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A JAPANESE SHIBAYAMA INLAID AND SILVER-MOUNTED IVORY CASKET**,
Prospective purchasers are advised that several co… Read more
A JAPANESE SHIBAYAMA INLAID AND SILVER-MOUNTED IVORY CASKET**,

SIGNED SHIBAYAMA, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY,

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A JAPANESE SHIBAYAMA INLAID AND SILVER-MOUNTED IVORY CASKET**,
SIGNED SHIBAYAMA, MEIJI PERIOD, LATE 19TH CENTURY,
the oblong hollowed tusk carved with waves, foliage and a phoenix head at one end, the hinged cover and sides inlaid in mother-of-pearl and coral with birds amongst flowering shrubs, engraved silver mounts and handle, signature plaque to base
10½in. (26.7cm.) long
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LOT WILL BE SOLD WITH NO RESERVE

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