RARE Japanese niello/gold STERLING SILVER salt & pepper PALANQUIN CART shakers. An old pair of Japanese salt & pepper shakers in solid sterling silver. In miniature format, the wheeled-palanquins look quite realistic with roof top, curtained windows & patterned wheels… Highlighted in gold & niello. Outlet holes at the back tops (larger for pepper), sliding refill doors with marked “Sterling Japan” at the bottom. The last pictures show a few different versions of traditional palanquins: from the larger & most sumptuous gild royal one, to the wheeled & pulled by an ox. 1.5″38mm H(igh) x 2.7″68mm L(ong) x 1.128mm W(ide), total weight 45gr. Very good with scattered gild/niello discolorations & tarnish. To minimize disappointment & to avoid un-necessary costs, however, please ask questions before purchasing. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting. Create your brand with Auctiva’s. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “RARE Japanese niello/gold STERLING SILVER salt & pepper PALANQUIN CART shakers” is in sale since Thursday, May 3, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques”. The seller is “chuotdong” and is located in Sunny California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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