All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #835681 (stock #E9680)
Hanlin Gallery - Oriental Art
Description: A large Japanese export silver coffee pot decorated in deep repousse with iris in water. Signed: 'SAMURAI SHOKAI YOKOHAMA' and '1000' (pure silver) on the base. Weight: 1070 gms. Date: 1868-1912 Size: 11.75" high. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #835667 (stock #E9703)
Description: A rare and complete heavy-gauge silver tea set comprising a hot water pot, tea pot, tea caddy, waste bowl and five saucers. Eash piece has been finely hand-chiselled in "katakiribori" technique with a design depicting the "Four Noble Plants" (Shikunshi: chrysanthemum, orchid, plum and bamboo). Signed by the maker: SHUNSAI (Kyoto). With the original, signed wooden storage box. Date: Early 20th century. Excellent condition.