An enamel decorated silver box Meiji Period

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Lot 393
An enamel decorated silver box
Meiji Period

Sold for US$ 6,710 inc. premium

Japanese Works of Art

19 Mar 2009, 15:00 EDT

New York

An enamel decorated silver box
Meiji Period
Of rectangular shape with a hinged lid elaborately decorated with flowering iris, peony, chrysanthemum and wisteria vines in high relief with richly colored enamel accents, further leafy wisteria vines with brightly colored butteflies in takazogan extending over the four sides, the base with a five-character cartouche reading Bisan-sha ginsei (some surface oxidation).
6 3/4in (17cm) long
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