London, South Kensington
28 June 2001
A lacquer koro
of circular lobed form, decorated in gold takamakie on a speckled ground with scattered leafy scrolling branches, pierced metal simulated basket weave fitted cover, nashiji ground interior and underside -- 3in.(7.6cm.) high, (wear and rubbing).
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