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A Three-Case Inro

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INRO THE PROPERTY OF AN ENGLISH LADY A collection formed in the 1920s and thence by descent
A Three-Case Inro

SIGNED KOMA YASUTADA SAKU, EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

Details
A Three-Case Inro Signed Koma Yasutada saku, Edo period (19th century) Decorated in gold, silver and red togidashi-e and nashiji on a roiro-nuri ground with pheasants amongst a profusion of chrysanthemums and susuki, red lacquer interiors, fundame rims 7.5cm. high
Provenance
Tomkinson Collection No. 309
Literature
Edward Gilbertson and others, A Japanese Collection Made by Michael Tomkinson (London, 1898)
Special Notice

These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 5%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.

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