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September 19, 2015 11:00 AMCalender

Cloisonne Vase

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


Cloisonne Vase, Japan, 19th/20th century, elongated bulbous shape with silver rim and foot, depicting a continuous scene with various flowers below a kaleidoscope of butterflies against a black ground, the short waisted neck encircled with a lappet band, marked "Hosaka" on base, ht. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

small dent on body, enamel loss to lilies, minor surface scratches, silver tarnishing and stains on base,

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