London, South Kensington
20 July 2000
A Japanese archery games set
comprising a bow in three sections with silver and gilt fittings, signed Hosunsha Ikkan with Ikao, a set of six arrows each fletched in pale mauve with reverse dyed white spots, signed Kosei with Ikao, all contained in a black lacquered box decorated with plum badges, fitted with arrow racks and a small box containing a bow string -- 13¼in. (33.5cm.) long, 19th Century.
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