London, South Kensington
28 June 2001
A pair of inlaid bronze bottle vases
with ribbed band to the neck and raised on short foot, decorated in coloured enamels, silver and gilt takazogan with a butterfly and scattered kiku sprays above a band of key-fret pattern -- 6 1/8in. (15.5cm.) high, (dent to the rim of one vase, marks and wear).
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