18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,750
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
An Iron Tsuba
Edo period (19th century), with signature on reverse Nobuie
The iron plate forged in the shape of a helmet and carved on the surface with overlapping plates with rivets, a tehen kanamono and a demon maedate, reverse with a decorative ring and the signature Nobuie
3 3/8in. (8.6cm.) long
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