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Yellow Brass Hand Warmer and Cover

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Yellow Brass Hand Warmer and Cover, Japan, Meiji period, decorated in relief with an eagle to the cover, an inlaid copper monkey in mountains to one side of the warmer, white metal handle, ht. 4, wd. 5 1/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

minor tarnishing and spots of metal corrosion, minor nicks to handle.


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Keywords

Japan, Brass, Decorative arts, Inlay, Metalworking, Monkeys, Monkeys in Chinese culture, Visual arts, Woodworking

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