Asian Art
October 7 - 28, 2021

October 07 - October 28, 2021


This session is closed for bidding.
Current bid: $1,900 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

17948 28-Oct-2021 12:42:57 PM $1,900 AutoBid

824488 28-Oct-2021 12:40:11 PM $1,800

17948 28-Oct-2021 12:35:33 PM $1,700

31706 28-Oct-2021 12:34:28 PM $1,600 AutoBid

17948 28-Oct-2021 12:34:28 PM $1,500 AutoBid

31706 28-Oct-2021 12:34:28 PM $1,400 AutoBid

17948 28-Oct-2021 12:34:28 PM $1,300 AutoBid

31706 28-Oct-2021 12:34:28 PM $1,200 AutoBid

17948 28-Oct-2021 12:33:37 PM $1,100 AutoBid

31706 27-Oct-2021 10:50:58 AM $1,000

The bidding history list updated on: Saturday, June 22, 2024 09:04:07

LOT 037


A Rare Japanese Gold Lacquer and Tortoiseshell Table Cabinet, Meiji Period, 19th Century
lacquer, tortoiseshell, coral and wood
14 5/8 x 14 5/8 x 7 1/2 in, 37 x 37 x 19 cm

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000 CAD

Sold for: $2,375

Preview at:

Private Collection, British Columbia

This upright cabinet has two doors, multiple drawers and bronze mountings throughout. The panels and top are veneered with tortoiseshell and accentuated with raised lacquer designs of eagles, flycatchers and cranes. The front doors open to reveal six tortoiseshell veneered drawers enhanced with gilt designs of florals.

Please note that this work is for domestic purchase only in Canada; Heffel will not ship this work internationally. Please be advised that this lot contains organic material that is protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

Veuillez noter que cette œuvre n’est offerte que pour achat national, au Canada seulement; la Maison Heffel refusera d’expédier cette œuvre à l’extérieur du pays. Sachez également que ce lot comporte du matériel organique protégé en vertu de la Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d’extinction (CITES).

All prices are in Canadian Dollars

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