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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 220

    Two Kinko (Mixed-Metal) Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY), THE SECOND INSCRIBED YASUYUKI

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    Two Kinko (Mixed-Metal) Tsuba
    Edo period (19th century), the second inscribed Yasuyuki
    The first an oval shakudo migaki-ji plate dished slightly to the edge and decorated with Kanzan by a waterfall holding a handscroll, the reverse with Jittoku's broom, all in shishiai-bori and silver and gold taka-zogan and hira-zogan; the second a Hamano-school oval shakudo migaki-ji kaku-mimi plate with a heron in a willow tree in iroe taka-zogan, taka-bori and shishiai-bori, reverse with a stream and a crescent moon in silver hira-zogan
    2 7/8in. (7.2cm.); 2¾in. (7cm.) long (2)


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