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Bronze Handwarmer

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$207$175

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

Description:

Bronze Handwarmer, Japan, 19th century, of quatrefoil shape, the sides carved with panels of ducks in a reed pond and butterflies amidst peony branches, flanked by crab-shaped lugs, the cover with reticulated design of a sinuous dragon, ht. 3 1/2, lg. 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $100-150

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Japan, Butterfly, Christian symbols

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