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Ivory Floral Covered Box

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
216
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Ivory Floral Covered Box, Japan, 19th century, in the shape of lotus flowers, both on the box and cover, with a Sanskrit character in a roundel, the interiors with seated Buddha in deep relief on box, lotus stalks in bas relief on cover, ivory stained in yellow, signed "Masamitsu" to cover, ht. 1, dia. 1 5/8 in.
Estimate $5,000-6,000

in good condition.


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