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Black-lacquered Document Box

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1534
Sold for:
$98$80

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Auction:
Discovery - 2906T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 31, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Black-lacquered Document Box, Japan, 20th century, rectangular, decorated with blooming peony branches in gold and brown takamaki-e, some leaves in mother-of-pearl inlay, signed on the cover "Hougetsu" with a square seal reading the artist, "Higaki" in English on the cover interior, ht. 5, wd. 10, dp. 13 in.
Estimate $100-200

in good condition with minor surface stain and scratches.


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