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    A Japanese Meiji Period Mother-of-Pearl Shibayama Box, Meiji Period
    1-3/8 h x 3-1/2 w x 2-1/2 inches deep (3.5 x 8.9 x 6.4 cm)
    Lot is accompanied with letter from the Hammer Galleries, New York, New York:

    BAB-845
    Princess Sat-suma-ma-box embellished with Mother of Pearl.
    From a well know New York Collection, part of which was exhibited
    in several museums through-out the country including the Museum
    of the City of New York and The Philadelphia Museum of Fine Arts.


    Condition Report*: Light scuffing, some of the smaller flowers have been readherred, presenting well.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th-27th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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