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Group of Textiles

Auction:
3046T
Lot:
1354
Sold for:
$197$160

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Auction:
Discovery - 3046T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Textiles, Japan, 19th century, four silk brocade obi sashes, one depicting "Tale of Genji" scenes; and two kimonos, one depicting cranes and pines, the other black with white family crest, lg. to 60 in.
Estimate $200-300

tears to neck


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, Brocade, Clothing, Crane, Dresses, Japanese clothing, Japanese literature, Kimono, Minamoto clan, National costume, Obi, Silk, The Tale of Genji

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