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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 279

    An Iron Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY), WITH SIGNATURE ON REVERSE NOBUIE

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    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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