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Lacquered Trunk

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
590
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Lacquered Trunk, Japan, 19th century, standing on six tapering legs decorated with maki-e lacquer of the "Three Friends of Winter," plum, bamboo, and pine, the top, front, and back with a large Tokugawa crest, the metal mounts in copper, 26 1/2 x 19 3/8 x 19 3/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Large cracks to the top with overall worn and missing lacquer pieces, wood dowels holding top of lid down removed.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Japan, metal mounts

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