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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 286

    An Inlaid-Iron Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    An Inlaid-Iron Tsuba
    Edo period (19th century)
    Oval iron plate carved with Gyokushi and a dragon in taka-bori and gold and silver taka-zogan
    3 3/8in. (8.5cm.) long
    With Hozon tosogu (Sword-fitting worthy of preserving) certificate no. 425424 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword), dated 1991.12.11


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