• Arts of the Samurai  auction at Christies

    Sale 2378

    Arts of the Samurai

    23 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 53

    A PAIR OF STIRRUPS WITH AUSPICIOUS MOTIFS

    EDO PERIOD (17TH-18TH CENTURY), SIGNED KOMURA SAKU

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF STIRRUPS WITH AUSPICIOUS MOTIFS
    EDO PERIOD (17TH-18TH CENTURY), signed Komura saku
    A pair of iron stirrups decorated with roundels containing floral designs, insects, crustaceans, reptiles, mon insignia, and such in brass and copper inlay, the wood insteps with overall patterns of stylized triangular iroko (fish scales) alternately in black lacquer and white shell
    25.2cm. high (2)


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