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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 256

    A Kinko (Mixed-Metal) Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY), SIGNED AND INSCRIBED ROFUKU KEIKO HORU KANENAGA

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    A Kinko (Mixed-Metal) Tsuba
    Edo period (18th century), signed and inscribed Rofuku keiko horu Kanenaga
    Oval shakudo migaki-ji plate carved on the web with bamboo and decorated in iroe taka-zogan with a rooster and a war drum, gold rim
    2 7/8in. (7.3cm.) long
    With Hozon tosogu (Sword-fitting worthy of preserving) certificate no. 452707 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword), dated 2007.6.21


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