A brass-inlaid iron tsuba By Nagayoshi, 16th century
Lot 2275
A brass-inlaid iron tsuba By Nagayoshi, 16th century
Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Property from the collection of Clarence McKenzie Lewis Jr.
A brass-inlaid iron tsuba
By Nagayoshi, 16th century
The oval iron plate decorated with a man and a monkey admiring a miniature model of Mt. Horai in kebori and brass hirazogan, signed Yamashiro ju Nagayoshi saku
3 1/4in (8.3cm) long

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Walter Lionel Behrens Collection, no. 1079, sold Sotheby & Co., London, Japanese Works of Art, 11 May, 1955, lot 128.
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