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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1323312
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
18/19th Century, Edo (Tokugawa) period (1603-1867). A small rectangular bronze tray with a dark brown patina and very meticulous detailing, having a defined lip, indented corners, curved walls and four recessed and tiny pad feet, the exterior plain with an elaborately decorated interior. The inside walls are adorned with four rows of hachured lines or herringbone-like pattern, punctuated by eight medallions, possibly kamon or crests, placed asymmetrically, staggered horizontally and vertically...