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    Nippon China Black Banjoist Ashtray. Nippon was a premier name in Japanese export ware during the early twentieth century when this fine china ashtray was made. The bowl shows a young black man holding a realistic five-string banjo. The footed base is marked "Hand Painted Nippon" in a dark green underglaze. Moderate abrasions to the musician's face, else very good condition.

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    June, 2006
    7th Wednesday
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