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Three Four-Case Inro

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Three Four-Case Inro

EDO PERIOD (LATE 17 - 18TH CENTURY)

Details
Three Four-Case Inro Edo period (late 17 - 18th century) The first decorated in gold, black and red takamaki-e and inlaid in mother-of-pearl with shells on a nashiji ground, black lacquer interior; the second decorated in gold and silver hiramaki-e and takamaki-e, kirikane and nashiji and inlaid in mother-of-pearl, with a monk beside a waterfall, dense nashiji interiors, fundame rims; the third decorated in carved black and red lacquer and inlaid in cowhorn with Chinese-style figures at leisure, dense nashiji interiors 7.1cm., 6.8cm. and 6.5cm. high
Provenance
All three Murakami collection
Special Notice

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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