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FS42: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Japanese 'Nanban' Portable Lacquer and Shagreen Cabinet

Auction Lot FS42/723

A Japanese 'Nanban' portable lacquer and shagreen cabinet the hinged door enclosing three drawers, in black lacquered wood applied with square shagreen panels, the whole inlaid in mother of pearl and decorated in gold with flowering branches, gilt-copper hinges and handle, Momoyama period, late 16th/early 17th century, 25cm wide, 38cm long, 28cm high [some damage and losses].

A Japanese 'Nanban' Portable Lacquer and Shagreen Cabinet (FS42/723) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 16th April 2019 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A Japanese 'Nanban' portable lacquer and shagreen cabinet the hinged door enclosing three drawers, in black lacquered wood applied with square shagreen panels, the whole inlaid in mother of pearl and decorated in gold with flowering branches, gilt-copper hinges and handle, Momoyama period, late 16th/early 17th century, 25cm wide, 38cm long, 28cm high [some damage and losses].

Price Realised

£19,500

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Japanese Metal Wares

Sale Information

FS42: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 16th April 2019
Wednesday, 17th April 2019

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Wednesday, 17th April 2019 as part of the Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

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Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

Please note that we are unable to provide a wrapping, packing and despatch service ourselves, but we have negotiated preferential rates with Mailbox Etc.

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