Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century
Lot 270
Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century
Sold for £1,437 (US$ 2,416) inc. premium
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Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century Four various tsuba 18th to 19th century
Lot Details
Four various tsuba
18th to 19th century
The first of iron, of Kyo-sukashi type, pierced with myoga and karikane, unsigned, 6.4cm (2½in); the second of shakudo, of oval form, engraved in Yokoya style with Watanabe no Tsuna and the Rashomon demon, unsigned, 6.7cm (2⅝in); with wood storage box; the third of dark shibuichi, of mokko form, engraved in similar style and inlaid in gilt with a tiger stalking around a thick stand of bamboo, inscribed Soyo with kao, 6.7cm (2⅝in); the fourth of shakudo, carved and pierced with a large mantis and wheel, gilt details, unsigned, 7cm (2¾in). (5).

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  • 鍔 四点 (透、羅生門、虎、蟷螂図透) 18-19世紀
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