A tortoiseshell-mounted folding fan Meiji Period
Lot 316Y
A tortoiseshell-mounted folding fan
Meiji Period
Sold for £1,320 (US$ 2,218) inc. premium
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A tortoiseshell-mounted folding fan Meiji Period
Lot Details
A tortoiseshell-mounted folding fan
Meiji Period
Consisting of a double-paper leaf covered with silk gauze, one side embroidered in variously-coloured silk with pheasants and sparrows in flight above a lake surrounded by reeds and mountains, the reverse painted with a swarm of ducks flying among plum blossoms at night, with tortoiseshell sticks and guards, with metal-rivet and loop and silk cord tassel, unsigned. 35.1cm (13¾in) long, 54.6cm (21½in) wide.

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  • 昼夜花鳥風景図刺繍鼈甲扇 無銘 明治時代
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