A bronze figure of an archer Meiji Period
Lot 526
A bronze figure of an archer Meiji Period
Sold for £12,500 (US$ 21,010) inc. premium
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A bronze figure of an archer Meiji Period A bronze figure of an archer Meiji Period
Lot Details
A bronze figure of an archer
Meiji Period
Fixed to a wood rectangular stand, modelled standing feet apart poised, holding a bow in one hand, as he prepares to draw an arrow with the other, clad in full armour and wearing an eboshi, a tanto tucked into his waist at the front with a tachi and a quiver containing five removable arrows at the back, his breastplate finely carved with a ho-o mon and other assorted crests; unsigned. 54.5cm x 32cm (21.5in x 12½in). (7).

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  • 銅置物 弓射手 無銘 明治時代
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