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Hirado Blue and White Censer

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Hirado Blue and White Censer, Japan, 19th/20th century, in the shape of a shisa lying on his back with an openwork ball on his belly, the cover with a shisa as its finial, ht. 5 5/8, wd. 6 in.
Estimate $500-700

a long firing crack running through base to near rim.


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