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Title: Unused photo album with inlaid mosaic scene on front
Place Published: [Japan?]
Date Published: Early 20th century

18 leaves, each with a tissue overleaf. 25x34 cm (9¾x13½") thick wood covers, inlaid border on front with a painted tropical scene surrounded by what appear to be inlaid butterfly wings (or a painted facsimile), red velvet spine, cord bound, with wood beads at tassel ends.

A very attractive early 20th century album. With a period, perhaps original, two part box.


Album with just minor wear; fine. Box lid worn, tape at corners.

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Early 20th century photo album with inlaid scene

Estimate $400 - $600Jun 28, 2018