London, South Kensington
15 May 2008
Twelve mixed metal Ojime, late 19th Century
the first oval with flowers in relief; three of cylindrical form in geometric patterns and cash design; the largest of bronze applied with a squid in copper; a Qilong encircling a bamboo; oval with sprays in takazogan; bronze with ducks in silver under full moon; three of oval form in relief with dragon and tiger, dragon and a bird perched on a branch of camellia; the last with butterflies -- 0 13/16in. (2cm.) high max. (12)
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