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Spring Asian Art Auction

May 4 - May 5, 2017

Lot #265
DepartmentEnamel
Sold For$11,000.00(hammer price)
 $13,200.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJune 8, 2017

Description

CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL TRAY Meiji Period, Pre-1910
Attributed to Namikawa Sosuke. With decoration of a young tortoise on the back of a larger tortoise, passing by grasses and yellow flowering buds. Signed and seal marked lower left. Reverse with blue flowers and scrolling wirework on a brown ground. 9.75 x 11.75"."

Condition

Small bruise to enamel on the top left corner of reverse, copper showing through.

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