London, South Kensington
13 June 2002
A gilt bronze model of a samurai warrior
Signed Miyao, 19th Century
modelled wearing long robes and helmet, his arms raised wielding a sword above his head, carrying a tanto on his hip, a signed rectangular tablet to the back, standing on a wood stand with gilt floral decoration -- the figure 7½in. (19cm.) high, (sword re-applied at handle).
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