An unusual sceptre of umimatsu and copper Meiji Period
Lot 377
An unusual sceptre of umimatsu and copper Meiji Period
Sold for £9,375 (US$ 15,757) inc. premium
Auction Details
An unusual sceptre of umimatsu and copper Meiji Period
Lot Details
An unusual sceptre of umimatsu and copper
Meiji Period
Formed of a long carved section of umimatsu of dark colour with pale striations, overlaid in copper with a large lobster, its eyes of shakudo, unsigned.
46cm (18 1/8) long.

Footnotes

  • 伊勢海老貼付銅木製笏 無銘 明治時代

    Provenance: J. Reubell collection, sold in Paris in 1933.
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