A group of three iron tsuba<BR />Edo period
Lot 5531
A group of three iron tsuba
Edo period
Sold for US$ 1,125 inc. premium
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A group of three iron tsuba
Edo period
Comprising a large mokko-form plate decorated with a dragon emerging from clouds, with gold nunome accents two udenuki ana (retention cord holes), and signed both Nobuei and Mitsuaki; an oval plate with an ubuzukashi design featuring episodes from the Heike monogatari accented with gold, silver and copper inlay, signed Soheishi Soten-sei; a mokko-shaped plate with a marubori depiction of Chinese figures in a landscape, with silver and gold inlay, signed Soheishi nyodo Soten-sei.
3 3/8, 3 1/4 and 3 1/8in (8.5, 8.1 and 7.9cm)
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