A pair of iron damaslened vases Meiji period
Lot 3356
A pair of small damascened iron vases
Meiji period
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pair of small damascened iron vases
Meiji period
Each globular body decorated with butterflies and flowering autumn foliage inlaid in gold above continuous diaper-patterned petals of silver, further gold and silver inlay on the slender neck ringed by a band of fruiting grapes on a ground of leafy chrysanthemum below gilt lappets suspended from the trumpet mouth, the rim and foot accented with gold key-fret bands
6in (15.4in) high
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  1. Jeff Olson
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