A group of Chinese and Japanese cloisonné metal and horn decorations
Lot 1524
A group of Chinese and Japanese cloisonné metal and horn decorations
Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from a Bay Area Collector
A group of Chinese and Japanese cloisonné metal and horn decorations
Including two opium pipes; two cylindrical horn containers with kingfisher inlay; an oval container decorated, the sides decorated with auspicious objects; a brass belt buckle bearing a crane decoration; a peach-form covered box, the sides enameled to depict auspicious objects; a small vase with squared sides below a trumpet neck; a long cylinder with holes to either side near the base (lacking cover); a pair of metal finials perhaps for adorning a staff or pole; and a Japanese ring decorated with paulownia and iris blossoms.
10 1/2in height of tallest opium pipe
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    Auction Administration - Asian Art
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