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A Japanese Meiji large hexagonal lidded jar/tea caddy

Estimate: $280


Lot Description

A Japanese Meiji large hexagonal lidded jar/tea caddy, the two large panels each with the seven legendary figures, Bishamon, Daikoku, Ebisu, Fukurokuju, Jurōjin, Hotei and Benten framed in cobalt blue with elaborate gilt enrichments of butterflies, dragonflies and other forms, conforming lid. Remains of mark to base. H.190mm.