A Goto shakudo tsuba, Late Edo period
Lot 70*
A Goto shakudo tsuba By Goto Tojo, late Edo Period
£2,000 - 2,500
US$ 3,400 - 4,200
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A Goto shakudo tsuba, Late Edo period
Lot Details
A Goto shakudo tsuba
By Goto Tojo, late Edo Period
Of irregular rectangular form, with raised rim, chiselled with medallions of shishi and peony and the date Kaei (1848-1853), signed Goto Hokkyo Tojo with kao; wood box. 7cm (2¾in). (3.)

Footnotes

  • With NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Tosogu certificate.

    Published: Kasahara Mitsutoshi and Akimoto Shigeo, Kyo-Goto no Kenkyu, Showa 63 (1988).

    For the maker, the eighth Master of the Kanbei sideline, see Haynes Index, no.H 09719.
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