22 October 1992,
New York, Park Avenue
Price realised USD 990
USD 500 - USD 1,000
A PAIR OF KAGA STYLE MENUKI
MOMOYAMA PERIOD (CIRCA 1575)
Each is formed as a pair of document boxes in shakudo plate with flush gold inlay of three family crests on one pair, and floral patterns on the other.
Wood storage box without inscription. (2)
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