• Japanese & Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2296

    Japanese & Korean Art

    24 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 567

    A round silver sukashi tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (EARLY 19TH CENTURY), SIGNED YUKITOSHI SAKU (MADE BY YUKITOSHI)

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A round silver sukashi tsuba
    Edo period (early 19th century), signed Yukitoshi saku (made by Yukitoshi)
    The silver sukashi tsuba of broad round shape with elephant motif in high relief on front and back, the elephant with gilt eyes
    3in. (7.7cm.)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Saleroom Notice

    The main property title should read "silver plated brass" and not "silver"


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Japanese Institution