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Three Bronze Monks

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Three Bronze Monks, Japan, 18th/19th century, each standing figure of monk in a robe cast with crisp folds, and a circular aureole with three flame-shaped appliques to the back, one holding a bowl, another holding a precious object, incised characters to the rectangular plaque to the back identifying the inventory number of each in the temple, ht. 12 7/8 in. (tallest).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Japan, Ben Folds, Monk, Singers

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