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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 295

    A Shibuichi Fuchi-gashira

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY), FUCHI SIGNED HIDEOKI, KASHIRA INSCRIBED MOTTE GOSHUN FUCHI SENSHI SAKU AND SIGNED TOKUOKI AND WITH KAO

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    A Shibuichi Fuchi-gashira
    Edo period (19th century), fuchi signed Hideoki, kashira inscribed Motte Goshun fuchi Senshi saku and signed Tokuoki and with kao
    Shibuichi migaki-ji fuchi-gashira with a crow in shakudo taka-zogan and two feathers in gold hira-zogan
    1½in. (3.8cm.) long (the longest)
    With Tokubetsu hozon tosogu (Sword fitting especially worthy of preserving) certificate no. 227768 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword), dated 2006.6.27 (2)


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