Lot 35: * JAPANESE SILVER TRIPOD VASE ARTHUR BOND, YOKOHAMA, CIRCA 1920 12cm high, 8ozPlatinum House
December 5, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
JAPANESE SILVER TRIPOD VASE
ARTHUR BOND, YOKOHAMA, CIRCA 1920
marked ARTHUR BOND, YOKOHAMA, STERLING, the baluster body with planished background with embossed blossom and foliage, with ribbon tied border and everted scalloped rim, raised on three bamboo formed supports
12cm high, 8oz
of even gauge throughout
the decoration with some wear to higher points
one area of possible repair to foliate areas on legs and a small sign on pendant border
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