Tsuba Yamahiro No Ju Heiano Nagayoshi D B-J Red Cross
Lot 1023
Tsuba Yamahiro No Ju Heiano Nagayoshi D B-J Red Cross
US$ 1,500 - 2,000
£890 - 1,200
Auction Details
Tsuba Yamahiro No Ju Heiano Nagayoshi D B-J Red Cross
Lot Details
A brass-inlaid iron tsuba
By Nagayoshi, Momoyama period, 16th century
The oval iron plate decorated with monkeys cavorting around a table, atop of which sits a vase of chrysanthemums, the reverse with similar design, all in brass hira-zogan and with shell-inlay highlights; signed Yamashiro ju Nagayoshi
2 1/2in (6.35cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Ex-Duncan Beresford-Jones collection

    Exhibited: British Red Cross, Japanese art & handicraft, 1915

    Published: Japanese art & handicraft: an illustrated record of the loan exhibition held in aid of the British Red Cross (New York: Tuttle, 1976).
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