A silver, mixed metal and enamel koro (incense burner) By Masahide, Meiji period (late 19th century)
Lot 3265
A silver, mixed metal and enamel koro (incense burner) By Masahide, Meiji period (late 19th century)
Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A silver, mixed metal and enamel koro (incense burner)
By Masahide, Meiji period (late 19th century)
The compressed lobed ovoid vessel set on four feet and decorated on the sides of the body with roosters, hens and chicks, a kingfisher and a heron in bold iroe takazogan, the neck decorated with cherry blossom scroll in colored enamels and gold wire, the domed cover with flower blossoms in iroe takazogan and applied with rooster and hen finial rendered in silver, copper and gold, silver liner, signed on underside in seal form Masahide, with a wood storage box
8 3/4in (22.2cm) high
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