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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 291

    A Group of Five Kinko (Mixed-Metal) Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY) THE FIFTH SIGNED KOSHU HIKONE JU NYUDO SO HEISHI SOTEN SE

    Price Realised  

    A Group of Five Kinko (Mixed-Metal) Tsuba
    Edo period (19th century) the fifth signed Koshu Hikone ju Nyudo So Heishi Soten se
    Comprising a circular shakudo nanako-ji plate carved with a raised rim and vertical bands; an oval shakudo plate with Chinese lions and peonies in gold taka-zogan and ke-bori; an oval copper plate with silver, gold and shakudo wisteria garlands and herons in a stream, shakudo rim; a shakudo tsuchime-ji mokko plate with paulownia leaves, gold highlights; a Soten-school shakudo oval tsuba pierce-carved with dragons in the round, gold flames (5)


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