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Japan Special Vintage Sterling Silver Turtle

$295Asking Price


Fine collectors item, first we have seen This is a very fine solid cast silver effigy of a turtle or tortoise which has been embellished by this masterful artist with fine and realistic shell like patterns engraved on its body. This was sourced from a large Japanese collection this past year. Signed bottom, fine original patina from good age Dimensions: turtle is 1.5 inches in length and 1 inches wide Quality: Finely cast shell lines, tale, and other details; very nice condition Only one available. We have been dealing in authentic Japanese antique garden ornaments, lanterns and water basins for many years. Our president personally travels to Japan each year to meet his network partners who assist him in finding best examples. He personally inspects each antique ornament to ensure its old age, authenticity, and quality condition. Lifetime guarantee of authenticity: all of our Asian works of art come with our lifetime authenticity guarantee.


  • Dimensions
    Height: .67 in. (1.71 cm)Width: 1.5 in. (3.81 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Style
    Showa (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-20th Century
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Shelburne, VT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1289219517882

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    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-6 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Newport, RI
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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