A large iron tsuba By Matsuo Gassan (1815-1875), 19th century

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Lot 43
A large iron tsuba
By Matsuo Gassan (1815-1875), 19th century

Sold for £ 9,360 (US$ 12,870) inc. premium
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A large iron tsuba
By Matsuo Gassan (1815-1875), 19th century
Of rounded rectangular form with indented corners and slightly raised rim, carved and inlaid with shimenawa attached to a wind-blown cryptomeria tree, signed Kongosai Gassan. 8.5cm (3 3/8in).

Footnotes

  • 大鐔 依代 銘「金剛齋月山」 19世紀

    For the maker, a student of Otsuki Mitsuoki, see Haynes, Index, no.H 00555.
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A large iron tsuba By Matsuo Gassan (1815-1875), 19th century
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