An red and black lacquer inlaid three-case inro 18th century
Lot 236Y
An red and black lacquer inlaid three-case inro 18th century
Sold for £2,000 (US$ 3,361) inc. premium
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An red and black lacquer inlaid three-case inro 18th century
Lot Details
An red and black lacquer inlaid three-case inro
18th century
The ground carved with asa-no-ha and inlaid with the 'twelve animals of the Oriental zodiac' together with a flying crane and minogame, in gilt metal, copper, shakudo and shibuichi, the interior of roiro, unsigned; with a gold partly-filigree ojime with leaves in relief; and an ivory netsuke of a woodpecker on a large millet head. 7.6cm (3in) high.

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  • 十二支図貼付彫金漆塗印籠 無銘 18世紀
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