Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century
Lot 54
Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century
Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,973) inc. premium
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Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase) 19th century
Lot Details
Three stag-antler kiseruzutsu (pipecase)
19th century
The first of otoshi-zutsu type, carved in high relief with a dragon above a bat-shaped tasselled pendant, the eyes inlaid, unsigned, 20.3cm (8in); the second of similar type, carved in shishiaibori with a rabbit resting among leaves in the shadow of a pine tree, unsigned, 19.3cm (7½in); the third of muso-zutsu type, carved and pierced with a parrot on a hanging perch in front of a latticed screen, its head lowered as it spies the insect flying beneath, unsigned, 21.5cm (8½in). (3).

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  • 鹿角彫きせる筒 三点 (龍図、兎図、鸚鵡図) 19世紀

    Provenance: the second and third items purchased at Glendining & Co. Ltd., London in 1954.
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