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Satsuma Tea Caddy with Gilt-bronze Cover

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Satsuma Tea Caddy with Gilt-bronze Cover, Japan, early 20th century, square form on four bracket feet, decorated with seated arhats, the bronze inner cover with a coral bead knob, the outer cover, a carved stone elephant, "Choshuzan" mark on base, ht. 3 3/4 in.

Provenance: From a Maine estate.
Estimate $300-500

a chip to elephant finial, minor tarnishing to metal.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Arhat, Tea caddy, Teaware

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