An inlaid-iron tetsubin (kettle) Meiji era (late 19th century)

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Lot 3293
An inlaid-iron tetsubin (kettle)
Meiji era (late 19th century)

Sold for US$ 31,250 inc. premium

Fine Japanese Works of Art

15 Sep 2015, 13:00 EDT

New York

An inlaid-iron tetsubin (kettle)
Meiji era (late 19th century)
Cast and finished with an ishime ground and decorated with a scene of a temple complex among pines and maples and a plank bridge with willow and pine and geese in flight in inlaid silver and gold, fitted with a loop handle with applied flowering sprays in silver and gold, the bronze cover with a pierced floral finial, signed on the underside of the cover Ryubundo zo
7 1/2in (19.1cm) high (including handle)
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An inlaid-iron tetsubin (kettle) Meiji era (late 19th century)
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