Two pairs of menuki 18th and 19th century
Lot 23*
Two pairs of menuki 18th and 19th century
Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,995) inc. premium
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Two pairs of menuki 18th and 19th century
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Two pairs of menuki
18th and 19th century
The first of shakudo, each in the form of a wasp with partly closed wings, details inlaid with gold honzogan, signed Myoju with kao, 2.8cm (1 1/8in); the second in shakudo in the form of Chinese generals with gilt and silvered details, unsigned, 4.2cm (1 5/8in) and 3.5cm (1 3/8in); with wood storage boxes. (6).

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  • 目貫 蜂 銘「明壽」「(花押)」 18世紀
    目貫 中国武将 無銘 19世紀
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