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A RARE LOTUS BOX
Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912)

The finely cast, gilt and silvered bronze box shows a partially reticulated and naturalistic design of a lotus flower amid its gnarly stems and leaves, all modeled in very high relief.

LENGTH 7.7 cm
WEIGHT 296.2 grams

Condition: Good condition with some old wear, tiny scratches and traces of use.
Provenance: From a private estate in the United Kingdom.

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A RARE LOTUS BOX

Estimate €500 - €1,000Nov 29, 2019
Starting Bid €500