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September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Satsuma Square Covered Box

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Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2843BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2015 11:00AM


Satsuma Square Covered Box, Japan, late 19th century, depicting women with children on the cover, samurai warriors outdoors on the interior of the box and cover, in square cartouches bordered with multiple patterned bands, signed "Dai Nihon Satsuma Yaki Hozan" and Shimazu family crest on the glazed recessed base, 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

In good condition with minor gilt loss and age wear, an inscribed sticker pasted to base.

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