A Myochin-school iron tengu somen By Myochin Munekata, dated 1852
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A Myochin-school iron tengu somen By Myochin Munekata, dated 1852
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A Myochin-school iron tengu somen
By Myochin Munekata, dated 1852
Forged and assembled in sections with deeply embossed eyebrows, wrinkles, prominent cheeks, and an extended beak-like nose plate, the chin applied with three cord pegs decorated with floret bosses, the interior lacquered black, signed on the underside of the chin Myochin (no) ki Munekata saku kore and dated Ka'ei mizunoe ne shigatsu (1852.4) 8 1/4in (21cm) long
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