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BT363

Beautiful turn-of-the-century Japanese silver bowl. Retailed by Arthur & Bond in Yokohama. Curved and tapering on plain scalloped foot ring. Sides exterior have applied irises in up-down arrangement with swaying tendrils and stems in eddying water. Fluid and tactile period motif heightened with engraving. Ground hand hammered. Double-walled. Marked “Arthur & Bond / Yokohama / Sterling”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 1/4 x D 10 1/4 in. Weight: 36.5 troy ounces. #BT363

Sale Price: $6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BT160

Turn-of-the-century Japanese silver box. Rectangular with hinged cover. Cover top and sides decorated with iris flowers set in eddying water. Ornament applied, chased, and engraved; ground hand hammered. Interior lined with stained wood; bottom open. Marked “Sterling” with Japanese characters. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x W 7 x D 4 in. Gross weight: 19 troy ounces. #BT160

Sale Price: $4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BT159

Turn-of-the-century Japanese sterling silver casket box. Retailed by Arthur & Bond in Yokoyama. Rectangular with hinged cover. Cover top and sides decorated with iris flowers set in eddying water. Ornament applied, chased, and engraved; ground hand hammered. Marked “Arthur & Bond / Yokohama” and “Sterling”. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 7 x D 4 1/8 in. Weight: 24 troy ounces. #BT159

Sale Price: $4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BR681

Large Japanese silver vase, ca 1910. Ovoid with short neck and turned-down rim. On front chased chrysanthemum flower heads with veined, serrated, and overlapping petals, blossoming prunus branch, and leaves. The decoration meanders around the sides. Back plain. Japanese marks. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 14 3/4 x D 8 1/2 in. Weight: 69 troy ounces. #BR681

Sale Price: $5,250.00
Listed Price $7,500.00
BT043

Pretty and desirable Japanese silver jewelry box, ca 1920. Rectangular with four scalloped bracket supports at corners and two upward tapering supports mounted to back. Three hinged and stacked tiers, and hinged cover with loose-mounted bracket handle. Front and back hasps. Engraved blossoming branches. Green velvet lining. Underside stained wood. Marked. Very good condition. Some velvet wear.

Dimensions: H (without handle) 3 1/2 x W 4 1/4 x D 3 1/8 in. Gross weight: 14 troy ounces. #BT043

Sale Price: $1,365.00
Listed Price $1,950.00
1123

Beautiful Meiji-era shakudo locket with rose gold mount and chain. Locket is rectangular and hinged with gold and silver applied to shakudo ground. (Shakudo is a lacquer-shaded alloy.) Cranes and lilies are on one side. On other is fantasy scene with parasol-holding frog drawn in rickshaw by another frog. Locket has hinged bracket mount and ring bale threaded with chain. Japan, ca 1900. Very good condition.

Dimensions: Locket: H (with bail) 1 7/8 x W 1 1/8 x D 3/8 in. Chain: L 18 1/4 in.... Click for details

Sale Price: $5,460.00
Listed Price $7,800.00
1122

Fabulous Meiji shakudo locket with delicate gold braid border. Rectangular with gold and silver applied to shakudo ground. (Shakudo is a lacquer-shaded alloy.) One side are peacock and bamboo with Mount Fuji in background. On other is flower basket. Gold scroll crown with ring bail. Japan, ca 1900. Condition: Some braid fraying and lifting. Otherwise very good.

Dimensions: H (with bail) 2 x W 1 1/8 x D 3/8 in. #1122

Sale Price: $4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BQ498

Modern Japanese 950 silver ice bucket. Straight and tapering sides and swing u-form handle. Rim has alternating flutes and beading. Hallmarked “Silver Sterling 950”. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H (without handle) 6 1/4 x D 5 1/2 in. H (with handle) 12 in. Weight: 17.5 troy ounces. #BQ498

Sale Price: $1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
BP639

Set of 3 Japanese hand-hammered silver bowls. Each: Flared rim and curved bottom. Shimmering honeycomb pattern. Short plain foot. Hallmarked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 7/8 x D 5 3/8 in. Total weight: 34 troy ounces. #BP639

Sale Price: $1,295.00
Listed Price $1,850.00
1120

Amusing shakudo brooch with copper and gold detail featuring a woman in repose. The brooch is braced by a sterling silver mount. Made in Japan. Meiji period, ca. 1880. Excellent condition with fabulous patina.

Length: 2 3/8 in. #1120

Sale Price: $1,995.00
Listed Price $2,850.00
1119

Charming rectangular Shakudo brooch with gold and silver detail featuring a laughing man. The brooch is braced by a 12K gold mount. Made in Japan. Meiji era, ca. 1880. Excellent condition with fine patina.

Dimensions: H 7/8 x L 1 7/8 in. #1119

Sale Price: $2,625.00
Listed Price $3,750.00
1118

A delightful Shakudo brooch featuring a laughing face with exaggerated features including large copper lips as well as copper rope detail. Made in Japan. Meiji era, ca. 1880. Excellent condition with lovely patina.

Dimensions: H 3/4 x L 1 3/4 in. #1118

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
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