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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 244

    A Tomita School Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY), SIGNED TOMITA MASAYOSHI AND WITH KAO AND DATED MIZUNOTO-I HARU HORU KORE (CARVED IN THE SPRING OF 1863)

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    A Tomita School Tsuba
    Edo period (19th century), signed Tomita Masayoshi and with kao and dated Mizunoto-i haru horu kore (Carved in the Spring of 1863)
    Oval iron plate with dote-mimi and carved in taka-bori with waves crashing against rocks before the rising sun, highlighted in gold hira-zogan
    2¼in. (8.3cm.) long


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