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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 209

    A Tsuba with Daruma

    EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY), SIGNED SENOO MORIYOSHI

    Price Realised  

    A Tsuba with Daruma
    Edo period (18th century), signed Senoo Moriyoshi
    Copper, boldly carved as Daruma wrapped in his robes with a stern expression on his face, robes decorated with swirling clouds in ke-bori and gold hira-zogan, eyes gold with shakudo pupils and earrings silver
    2 7/8in. (7.3cm.) long
    With Hozon tosogu (Sword-fitting worthy of preserving) certificate no. 432508 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword), dated 1996.8.9


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