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TITLE
Vase with birds and flowers
 
DESCRIPTION
Vase with birds and flowers

Carved, painted relief design, on one side only, of bird with leaves, berries, branches, primarily in red and gold. Wood -- lightly sanded and varnished tree-trunk section --with metal overlay. Thin piece of abalone inlaid in top leaf.

11" high
 
CREDIT
Courtesy of Dr. Y. Togasaki