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A Japanese Samurai Shokai silver double inkwell and pen

First-quarter 20th Century
Each stamped: Samurai Shokai / Yokohama / Sterling
Featuring relief crane decoration on a stylized cloud ground, comprising a double inkwell with a glass block interior and silver overlay with removable sterling inkwell canisters (3.5" H x 5.250" W x 2.5" D), a tray (7.375" W x 4.750" D), and a pen (6.875" L), 3 pieces
Weighable sterling: 5.085 oz. troy approximately

  • Condition: Overall good condition with tarnishing and light scratches commensurate with age. One sterling inkwell canister insert has broken base that is detatched. Left lid latch missing. Minor dents to tray. Pen nib has significant rust and deterioration.

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December 16, 2020 12:00 PM PST
Monrovia, CA, US

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