Asian Art Auction

June 12, 2017


Lot 5

A Japanese Silver Box, Taisho Period

A Japanese Silver Box, Taisho Period
Lot 5 Details
A Japanese Silver Box, Taisho Period

Etched on the lid with a charming illustration depicting three figures navigating a thunderstorm, Kyoto Kuroda mark to the base (京都黑田)
length 6.3" — 16 cm.

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $875
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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A Japanese Silver Box, Taisho Period
  • A Japanese Silver Box, Taisho Period


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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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