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Lot 0011
  • Item: Signed kinko tsuba by Masaharu of Nimura
  • Origin: Japan
  • Date: Edo period
  • Materials: Shibuichi, copper, gold
  • Height: 59.5 mm; Width: 55.5; Thickness: 2.8; Weight: 61 g

    Oval shibuichi tsuba meticulously carved in low relief (kebori) with a design of travelling priest Saigio Hoshi with a big hat and a staff, walking in a creek behind a horse or an ox. On reverse: rice sheaves after harvest. Inlaid in high relief with copper and gold. Signed: Masaharu, with ka?.

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  • Location: This item ships from California

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  • Condition

    Very good

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    Signed kinko tsuba by Masaharu of Nimura

    Estimate $330 - $375Feb 15, 2018