Japanese Meiji Lacquered Antimony Human Skull Okimono, 19th Century
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Japanese Meiji Lacquered Antimony Human Skull Okimono, 19th Century

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An antique Japanese Meiji lacquered antimony Okimono modelled as a naturalistic human skull with a lacquered brown finish and traces of gilding to the base. The heavily made skull is well proportioned and has a raised seal signature mark to the base.    

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition Details
    Loss and wear to lacquer and some dents to metal body
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions
    H 1.97 in. x W 1.68 in. x D 2.56 in.H 5 cm x W 4.25 cm x D 6.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    Bishop's Stortford, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    OR1704427
  • Reference Number
    LU132829435613
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Located in Bishop's Stortford, GB
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