An iron tsuba Mito School, 19th century,
Lot 45
An iron tsuba Mito School, 19th century,
Sold for £840 (US$ 1,411) inc. premium
Lot Details
An iron tsuba
Mito School, 19th century,
Of mokko form, inlaid in iroe takazogan with two foreigners saluting a pennant, signed Seiryuken Yoshihide.
7.6cm (3in).

Footnotes

  • 鐔 韃靼人 銘「青龍軒 美英」 19世紀

    Provenance: W.W.Winkworth collection, 1964.

    The maker is possibly Tamagawa Yoshihisa, also known as Yoshihide, who worked in Mito and Edo during the early part of the 19th century: see Haynes, Index, no. H.11644.
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