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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 257

    An Ishikawa School Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (18TH CENTURY), SIGNED ISHIKAWA SHIGEMASA

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    An Ishikawa School Tsuba
    Edo period (18th century), signed Ishikawa Shigemasa
    Shakudo migaki-ji oval plate decorated with sea shells and seaweed in high relief in two shades of gold, silver, copper and shakudo
    3¼in. (8.2cm.) long
    With Hozon tosogu (Sword-fitting worthy of preserving) certificate no. 449927 issued by the Nihon Bijutsu Token Hozon Kyokai (Society for the Preservation of the Japan Art Sword), dated 2006.4.21


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