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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 327

    A Tosa School Yoroi-Doshi Tanto

    MUROMACHI PERIOD (16TH CENTURY), ATTRIBUTED TO TOSA YOSHIMITSU

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    A Tosa School Yoroi-Doshi Tanto
    Muromachi period (16th century), attributed to Tosa Yoshimitsu
    Hira-zukuri, iori-mune, itame hada with suguha-midare hamon with nioi, carved with bo-hi ni sue-hi on omote, futatsu-hi on ura, tang ubu with one hole, copper habaki, 10½in. (26.6cm.); koshirae carved as a fish with eyes inlaid in glass, 19th century


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