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    Sale 11930

    AN INQUIRING MIND: AMERICAN COLLECTING OF JAPANESE AND KOREAN ART

    15 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    An iron tsuba

    EDO PERIOD (17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An iron tsuba
    Edo period (17th century)
    The iron plate formed as two rings joined at the top and bottom of the seppa-dai, the round edge with a smooth surface
    2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Dr. Walter Ames Compton
    Previously sold in these Rooms, 31 March 1992, lot 74