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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 242

    A SHAKUDO FUTATAKOROMONO AND THIRTEEN OTHER FITTINGS

    EDO PERIOD (17TH-19TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    A SHAKUDO FUTATAKOROMONO AND THIRTEEN OTHER FITTINGS
    Edo Period (17th-19th century)
    A shakudo futatakoromono, the shakudo nanako kozuka depicting a carp in gilt takazogan; the associated shakudo menuki depicting gilt carp; a shakudo ishimeji fuchi-kashira with Shoki and an oni in iroe takazogan, Hamano School; a shakudo nanako fuchi- kashira with a shachi in shakudo takazogan, gilt details; an iron pair chiselled with tigers, signed Hirakuni and kao; a Hamano school shibuichi kozuka carved in low relief with a woodcutter, gilt details; two shiiremono kozuka; another in takazogan with Jurojin; a round iron tsuba depicting a priest signed Tobu ju Naotada and kao, 7.3cm; another rounded square tsuba decorated with flowers, 7cm; another, rounded square pierced with fans, 7.9cm; a military tsuba; a tanto tsuba; and a kakumokkogata iron tsuba chiselled in low relief with Shoki, gilt details, the oni in iroe-takazogan on the reverse, 8.0cm
    Various sizes (14)


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