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Pair of Bronze Lamp Vases

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Bronze Lamp Vases, Japan, 19th/20th century, tubular in three-tiered structure, on a carved wood bases, electrified with a single-light socket, the main body decorated with a rooster on one and a hen with her chick to the other, in copper and shakudo inlays, vase ht. 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

minor gilt loss, age wear and tear, minor rusting to some areas.


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.

Keywords

Japan, Aesthetics, Decorative arts, Inlay, Manufacturing, Rooster, Shakudō, Vase, Visual arts

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