Eight shakudo sword fittings 19th century
Lot 280*
Eight shakudo sword fittings 19th century
Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,101) inc. premium
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Eight shakudo sword fittings
19th century
Comprising: a set of fuchi-gashira, kurikata, kaeshi-zuno and fukurin, each of shakudo nanako, inlaid in gold and copper takazogan with cranes flying over waves, pine trees and minogame, the fuchi signed Takushijo; a kurikata and kaeshi-zuno of shakudo with gilt dragons over carved waves unsigned; a circular two-part menuki with gilt kirimon, unsigned, 2.5cm (1in); and a shakudo and gilt menuki of Hotei and karako, unsigned, 6cm (2 3/8in); with wood storage box. (10).

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  • 縁頭 一点 (鶴に蓑亀に松)
    栗型 二点 (鶴に蓑亀に松、龍)
    返角 二点 (松、龍)
    覆輪 一点 (松)
    目貫 二点 (桐紋、布袋と唐子)
    19世紀
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