Auction 217 Society Games From Asia To The West
By Cabral Moncada Leilões
Jul 4, 2022
Rua Miguel Lupi, 12 A/D . 1200-725 Lisboa Portugal


27th June to 3rd July - 14h to 20h

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LOT 49:

Shogi table/board with forty pieces in "Tomobako" box

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Shogi table/board with forty pieces in "Tomobako" box
brown lacquered wood with golden decoration “Sagitarias”
carved “Kuchinashi (gardenia)” legs, wooden pieces with painted characters
Meiji period (1868-1912)
missing two pieces replaced by two different pieces, minor faults on the lacquer
Dimensões (altura x comprimento x largura) - (mesa) 11,5 x 18 x 19,5 cm; (caixa) 4 x 5,5 x 5 cm; (peças) 1,8 cm
Notes: vd. catalogue of the exhibition "Jogos Cruzados - Viagens entre Oriente e Ocidente". Lisboa: Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga, 2022, pp. 118, 158 e 189, nºs 60, 158 e fig. 8.

Similar pieces can be found at the Metropolitan Museum, New York - Pfeiffer Collection.

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