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Ivory Letter Opener

Auction:
2315
Lot:
594
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

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

Description:

Ivory Letter Opener, Japan, 19th century, Shibayama work handle with inlay and lacquer, silver repoussé ferrule, and a ivory blade, lg. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Japan, Envelopes, Ferrule, Japanese art, Lacquer, Paper knife, Sports

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