Modern & Contemporary Japanese Wares Online Auction

February 02, 2017

LOT 19

Lot 19

An Inlaid Mother of Pearl Lacquer Tray

An Inlaid Mother of Pearl Lacquer Tray
Lot 19 Details
An Inlaid Mother of Pearl Lacquer Tray

With Shinchiku Kinen Yamaguchi (新築紀念山口) mark to base
diameter 14.2" — 36 cm.

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


some wear to surface, overall good condition

LOT 19

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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