12 - 13 July 2005,
Price realised USD 1,680
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A SET OF FIVE SMALL JAPANESE PORCELAIN NABESHIMA DISHES,
EARLY 20TH CENTURY,
each decorated with cherry blossoms and rafts on a stream; together with a set of four Arita ware dishes, 19th/20th century, and a set of three small Arita ware dishes, late 19th century, decorated with mitsu-tomoe
6 1/8in. (15.5cm.) diameter (12)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note that this should be labeled 499 in the catalogue.
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