A sentoku tsuba By Sadayasu, late 18th century
Lot 78
A sentoku tsuba By Sadayasu, late 18th century
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,045) inc. premium
Lot Details
A sentoku tsuba
By Sadayasu, late 18th century
Of oval form, bearing an ishime ground, carved in relief and inlaid with street performers, one wearing a shishimai mask, details in gold, silver, copper and shakudo takazogan, signed Sadayasu saku.
7cm (2¾in).

Footnotes

  • 鍔 獅子面に大道芸人 銘「定寧作」 18世紀後期

    For the maker, see Haynes, Index, no.H07884.
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