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Exquisite Pair of Museum Quality Japanese Cricket Cages

Exquisite Pair of Museum Quality Japanese Cricket Cages

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1800: Item # 626546

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Pair of Important 18th Century Edo Period Cricket Cages of museum quality, made for upper class or royalty. They are exceptional in every way. The Bamboo bars and Mother of Pearl inlay are of the finest Japanese craftsmanship, as are the Wisteria wood cases and red lacquered feet. Work like this is extremely rare and highly treasured in Japan. This is a unique opportunity to own an extraordinary work of Japanese art. 9 inches (23cm) tall x 8.25 inches (21cm) wide x 5.75 inches (14.5cm) deep. From a widely renowned and published collection that has been exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum and Japan Society.