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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 253

    A Ko-Kinko Tsuba

    MUROMACHI PERIOD (16TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A Ko-Kinko Tsuba
    Muromachi period (16th century)
    Yamagane migaki-ji mokko barbed plate carved in relief with autumn flowers
    2in. (5.2cm.) long
    With Hozon tosogu (Sword-fitting worthy of preserving) certificate no. 452343 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword), dated 2007.4.19


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