A silver lantern and boat
Price: € 130,00
Set of two Japanese sterling silver (950/1000) casters in the shape of a
traditional Japanese paper lantern, called a chôchin 提灯, and a Japanese style traditional boat.
Both with an embellished crest 紋 (mon) depicting three hollyhock leaves in a circle 丸に三つ裏葵 (maruni mitsu ura aoi). This most famous bearer of this crest is the Tokugawa family.
Both marked ‘Sterling’ and ‘950’ on the bottom. A higher grade silver than the usual 925/1000 sterling silver ratio.
Both are in a very good condition. Please look at the photos for reference.
Height 6.2 cm, Width 3.3 cm, Depth 5.2 cm.
Weight 27 gram.
Height 5.4 cm, Width 2.3 cm, Depth 8.6 cm.
Weight 25 gram.