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Musical Instrument

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
901
Sold for:
$207$175

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Musical Instrument, Japan, 19th century, Biwa with lacquered surface, inlay of mother-of-pearl and an extensive inscription or poem in gold, lg. 38 in.
Estimate $100-150

Losses to the wood

Keywords

Japan, Biwa, Inlay, Japanese art, Lacquer, Nacre, Pearls

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