Thirteen pairs of menuki 18th/19th century
Lot 46
Thirteen pairs of menuki 18th/19th century
Sold for £4,320 (US$ 7,261) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Thirteen pairs of menuki
18th/19th century
Comprising: two pairs of silver, in the form of writhing squid, for a daisho; silver crickets; silver snakes; copper crayfish, signed Masayoshi; copper toads with shakudo inlay; copper and shakudo Tanegashima guns; swimming carp in shakudo and gilt, signed Norioki; Shoki and oni in shibuichi; baby boys in shibuichi; bamboo in shakudo and gilt metal; arm-wrestling Nio in iron with gilt details; and an associated pair of bakemono, in copper and brass, signed Yasuchika. (26).

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  • 目貫 13対 18/19世紀
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