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Two Decks of Playing Cards

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$504$425

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

Description:

Two Decks of Playing Cards, Japan, late 19th century, all finely handpainted in colors and ink on gilt paper border, one deck painted with various types of insects, the other with animals including mythical animals, all with Japanese notations, 3 x 2 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Japan, Collectible card games, Deck, Playing cards

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