A shibuichi fuchi-gashira and menuki Yanagawa School, 19th century
Lot 82
A shibuichi fuchi-gashira and menuki Yanagawa School, 19th century
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A shibuichi fuchi-gashira and menuki
Yanagawa School, 19th century
The fuchi carved in takabori and inlaid in gold and copper with geese pecking at the ground beside a drying net, the gashira with flying geese; the menuki each in the form of two flying geese with slight gold details, signed Seisendo Naonobu with kao. (4).

Footnotes

  • 二所物(縁頭・目貫) 群雁 銘「盛泉堂 直信(花押)」 19世紀

    For the maker, see Haynes, Index, no.H 06740. He was the adopted son of Yanagawa Naoharu and a retainer of the Hisamitsu daimyo of Kuwana.
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