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Black Lacquer Chest

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
591
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Black Lacquer Chest, Japan, 19th century, tall cabinet with two doors and three drawers, depicting gold lacquer Tokugawa family crest, "three hollyhocks in a roundel," floating on a black lacquer ground, five elaborate gilt-metal mounts attach the doors, handwrought iron pulls attach to either side, lg. 44 1/2, ht. 40 1/2, dp. 20 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

overall wear to lacquer


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, elaborate gilt-metal mounts

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