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Fall Fine Art & Antiques Auction - Day 2

Sat, Oct 7, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 191

Chinese Silver Brush, Japanese .950 Silver Box, & Mixed Metal Vase

Estimate: $350 - $450

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1st item: Japanese .950 sterling silver box with engraved mountainous landscape decoration, signed lower left of top, and having a dark hardwood lining. Stamped STERLING SILVER 950 to underside. 7"L x 3"D x 1 1/2"H. Mid 20th century. 2nd item: Japanese Showa period mixed metal vase, globular form with maki-e matte bronze surface having inlaid mixed metal floral design, signed to side with 2 Japanese characters. 6"H x 6" diameter. 3rd item: Chinese Export silver clothes brush, having an oval handle with repousse decoration of writhing dragons, stamped for Luen Wo (working Shanghai, late 19th century). Monogrammed "Purl" to top. 1 1/4" H x 4 3/4" W x 2 3/4" D.


Couple of pinpoint sized dents to silver box. Vase - excellent condition. Brush - some wear to silver surface decoration, area of verdigris oxidation to one side.

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