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    Sale 5967

    Japanese Art & Design

    13 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 123

    A FINE DAISHO PAIR OF ROUND IRON SOTEN TSUBA

    EDO PERIOD (18TH - 19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINE DAISHO PAIR OF ROUND IRON SOTEN TSUBA
    EDO PERIOD (18TH - 19TH CENTURY)
    The pair pierced and roundly carved with a crowded battle scene with armoured samurai, both mounted and on foot, armed with yari, naginata, ono [a battle axe] and swords, with details in gold, silver, and copper, signed Goshu Hikone Soheishi Nyudo Soten Sei
    8.5cm. and 8cm. long (2)


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    Please note that the tsuba illustrated in the catalogue are those described as lot 123 and not 124.


    Pre-Lot Text

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