Asian Decorative Arts
11 Dec 2012, starting at 10:00 PST.

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A large jade censer 20th century
Sold for US$ 21,250 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 8655
  • Lot 8570
    A stag antler netsuke of a toad 19th century
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    £590 - 890

  • Lot 8571
    A bamboo brush rest
    Meiji/Taisho period
    Sold for US$ 1,062 inc. premium

  • Lot 8572
    A group of three bamboo baskets Taisho/Early Showa period
    US$ 1,500 - 2,500
    £890 - 1,500

  • Lot 8573
    A group of three bamboo flower baskets Taisho/Early Showa period
    US$ 1,500 - 2,500
    £890 - 1,500

  • Lot 8574
    A pair of wood architectural fragments Edo period
    US$ 3,000 - 5,000
    £1,800 - 3,000

  • Lot 8576
    A pair of inlaid lacquer six-tier food containers
    Ryuku Islands, 18th/19th century
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    £1,200 - 1,800

  • Lot 8577
    A gilt and black lacquer tray 19th century
    US$ 2,000 - 2,500
    £1,200 - 1,500

  • Lot 8578
    A gold lacquer bunko and suzuribako set with inlaid accents Meiji/Taisho Period
    US$ 1,500 - 2,000
    £890 - 1,200

  • Lot 8579
    A gilt and black lacquer suzuribako
    19th century
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 8580W
    A set of four inlaid lacquered wood panels Meiji period
    Sold for US$ 5,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 8581
    A group of lacquer ware
    US$ 800 - 1,000
    £480 - 590

  • Lot 8582
    A set of three lacquer decorated boxes
    20th century
    Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium

  • Lot 8583
    A gold and black lacquered rectangular writing chest 19th century
    US$ 2,500 - 4,000
    £1,500 - 2,400

  • Lot 8584
    Two gilt lacquered wood trays
    Meiji period
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    £590 - 890

  • Lot 8585
    A gilt lacquered wood carrying case
    Early Edo period
    US$ 2,500 - 4,000
    £1,500 - 2,400

  • Lot 8586
    A gilt and black lacquered document box, bunko bako Meiji period
    US$ 3,000 - 5,000
    £1,800 - 3,000

  • Lot 8587
    A pair of lacquer decorated iron stirrups, abumi
    Edo period
    US$ 1,500 - 2,500
    £890 - 1,500

  • Lot 8588
    A pair of lacquer decorated iron stirrups, abumi
    Edo period
    US$ 1,500 - 2,500
    £890 - 1,500

  • Lot 8589
    Two lacquer decorated sword cases
    19th century
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 8590
    A shinto katana Edo period
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    £1,200 - 1,800

  • Lot 8591
    A tanto
    Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium

  • Lot 8592
    A patinated bronze figure of a samurai warrior Meiji Period
    Sold for US$ 875 inc. premium

  • Lot 8593
    A bronze hand mirror
    Edo period
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    £480 - 710

  • Lot 8594
    A large patinated bronze figure Meiji period
    US$ 750 - 1,200
    £450 - 710

  • Lot 8595
    A patinated bronze duck-shaped censer
    Meiji period
    Sold for US$ 1,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 8596
    A patinated bronze elephant
    Sekiya Company, Meiji period
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 8597
    A large patinated bronze elephant and tiger group
    Meiji period
    Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 8598
    A patinated bronze elephant
    Meiji period
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    £1,200 - 1,800

  • Lot 8599Y
    Three ivory figures, okimono Taisho/Showa period
    Sold for US$ 1,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 8600
    A patinated bronze elephant calf Meiji period
    Sold for US$ 500 inc. premium

  • Lot 8601
    A set of five bronze elephants
    Meiji period
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 8602
    A pair of patinated bronze tripod censers Late Meiji/Taisho period
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    £480 - 710

  • Lot 8603
    A large patinated bronze tripod censer, koro Meiji period, 19th century
    US$ 1,500 - 2,500
    £890 - 1,500

  • withdrawn
    Lot 8604
    A pair of woven silver cake baskets Meiji/Taisho period
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    £480 - 710

  • Lot 8605
    A cloisonné censer with dragon handles Meiji period
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    £1,200 - 1,800

  • Lot 8606
    A group of three cloisonné enamel vases
    Meiji/Taisho period
    Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium

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