An ebony two-case inro 19th century
Lot 36Y
An ebony two-case inro 19th century
Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium
Auction Details
An ebony two-case inro 19th century
Lot Details
An ebony two-case inro
19th century
In the form of a sake jar, carved and inlaid with a shojo dancing beneath a spreading pine tree, holding a large ladle and a sakazuki, the reverse with a ladle and fan resting at the base of the tree, details inlaid with ivory, partly stained green, unsigned.
10.5cm (4 1/8in).

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  • 酒瓶形猩猩図木製象牙象嵌印籠 無銘 19世紀

    Provenance: purchased at Glendining & Co. Ltd., London in 1947.
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