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Japanese Miniature Iron Shodana Cabinet - Komai Of Kyoto


£4,650 | $6,192 USD | €5,269 EUR
Item Number: SA673331
Date of manufacture: 1900
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
This antique has been viewed 34 times in the past month with the most views from the United States.


As part of our Japanese works of art collection we are delighted to offer this charming Meiji period 1868-1912 miniature Iron Shodana cabinet by the Komai company of Kyoto , this super little piece of damascened Ironwork consists of a pair of decorated doors concealing a bank of graduated drawers , the drawers and interior decorated with flying Cranes , landscapes and lilies , the outer doors and cabinet top typically decorated with Shrines and Pavilions amidst a mountainous landscape , the sides and the bracket feet decorated with stylised flora and mon , the doors held close with a gilded floral swag , the underside signed with the Dragonfly seal of the Komai company , the seal used circa 1890-1910 , a fascinating and increasingly scarce miniature cabinet , small is certainly beautiful with this example , an ideal addition to your Japanese metalwork collection .
Provenance :
USA collection .
Condition report :
Very solid condition with minor expected age related wear .
Approximate sizes :
Height : 2.25" 5.7 cm
Width : 2.0" 5.0 cm
Depth : 1.5" 3.7 cm
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1900.


Height = 5.7 cm (2.2")
Width = 5 cm (2.0")
Depth = 3.7 cm (1.5")

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Steve Sly Japanese Works of Art
Stags Head Antiques Ltd
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