Group: Junichi Yananose

Puzzles design or made by Junichi Yananose

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Lot 6035 - Slammed Car

Est. value: $700

Winning bid: $1,600

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Slammed Car by Juno Yananose

Designer/Maker: Juno Yananose

Size: 18x8x7cm

Notes: Sequential discovery puzzle to find tools, secret compartments, and ultimately a loaf of bread (what else?); 15-20 moves, depending on how you count. Made from koto, blackbean, jarrah, rosewood, and metal bits. This won the Jury Grand Prize in the 2019 Nob Yoshigahara Puzzle Design Competition. More detailed information at Pluredro.com.

 

Lot 6036 - Ring Case

Est. value: $250

Winning bid: $651

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Ring Case by Juno Yananose

Designer/Maker: Juno Yananose

Size: 8x8x5cm

Notes: This is a sequential discovery puzzle, to ultimately find the ring compartment; roughly 10 steps to solve. Made from ash, jarrah, maple, teak, and metal bits. More detailed information at Pluredro.com.

 

Lot 6037 - Juno's Grooved 6 Board Burr #1

Est. value: $100

Winning bid: $150

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Juno's Grooved 6 Board Burr #1 by Juno Yananose

Designer/Maker: Juno Yananose

Size: 8x8x8cm

Notes: 6-piece board burr with pins and slots for added complexity; level-22 to remove first board. Re-assembly may be challenging without BurrTools (file available upon request), with 4,246 possible assemblies. Made from cherry, jarrah (splines), and bamboo (pins). More detailed information at Pluredro.com.

 

Lot 6038 - Sequential Discovery Board Burred Box (SDBBB)

Est. value: $350

Winning bid: $1,699

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Sequential Discovery Board Burred Box (SDBBB) by Juno Yananose

Designer/Maker: Juno Yananose

Size: 11x11x11cm

Notes: This is a sequential discovery puzzle, to ultimately find the secret compartment and drink to your success; roughly 20 steps. Made from rock maple, utile, and metal bits. More detailed information at Pluredro.com.

 

Lot 6042 - Pinned Framed Burr M

Est. value: $75

Winning bid: $150

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Pinned Framed Burr M by Juno Yananose

Designer/Maker: Juno Yananose

Size: 10x10x4cm

Notes: Four-piece framed burr; each piece has a maze to be navigated by the pins in other pieces; 50 moves to remove the first piece. Made from rock maple, rosewood, teak, and metal pins. More detailed information at Pluredro.com.

 

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