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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    A GROUP OF YARI AND ARROWHEADS

    EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF YARI AND ARROWHEADS
    EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY)
    A yari saya of wild boar hair 25.5cm. long; a brown-lacquered saya 14.8cm. long; a double-edged fukuro-yari blade 12cm. long; a triangular-section grooved yari blade signed Satsuyo Shin Okudaira Motohiro 9.6cm. long; a triangular-section grooved yari blade signed Kofu Masamitsu saku 6cm. long; a leaf-shaped arrowhead pierced with stylized cherry mon 4.5cm. long; a waisted double-edged arrowhead signed Kiyo, 9.2cm. long; a broadening double-edged arrowhead 6.6cm. long; a double-edged arrowhead 4.4cm. long; a swelling double-edged arrowhead 4.6cm. long; a mounted yari of overall length 226cm.; a mounted double-edged fukuro yari 9.3cm. long with black-lacquered saya overall length 224cm.; a mounted jumonji yari 16.5cm. long, overall length 208cm.; a pole for a fukuro-yari overall 151.5cm. long; a bow 219cm. long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BURNIE M. CRAIG