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Silver Ewer

Auction:
2315
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2315
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 22, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Silver Ewer, Japan, 19th century, in the form of a ritual bronze Kuang, surface entirely decorated with monster forms, thunder meander ground, two-character seal mark on base, ht. 4 1/2, lg. 6 in.

Provenance: William Bigelow Sturgis.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Japan, William Bigelow Sturgis, Bronze, Drinkware, Identification, Meander, Physical geography, Pitcher, Seal

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