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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 304

    An Akasaka School Tsuba and Three Higo School Tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (17TH-18TH CENTURY)

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    An Akasaka School Tsuba and Three Higo School Tsuba
    Edo period (17th-18th century)
    Comprising a circular iron sukashi tsuba carved in a classic Akasaka design with insects in autumn grasses; an iron sukashi tsuba of a classic Higo design with paulownia blossoms and leaves with details carved in kebori, rounded rim; an iron sukashi tsuba forged and carved in a classic Higo design of a crane with raised wings, tsuchime-ji with details carved in relief; an oval iron sukashi tsuba carved in a classic Higo-school design of distant pines in the mist
    3¼in. (8.2cm.) long (largest) (4)


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