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Lot 0007
  • Item: Iron tsuba carved and inlaid with gold, brass, silver, and shakudo
  • Origin: Japan
  • Date: Mid-Edo period
  • Materials: Iron, brass, shakudo, silver, gold
  • Height: 76.2 mm; Width: 72.7 mm; Thickness: 3.3 mm; Weight: 106 g

    Slightly vertically elongated round iron tsuba with rough surface (arashi-ji) decorated with high relief inlay: three sages sitting around hibachi and watching the full moon, which is inlaid in silver. A teapot, a fan, and a kiseru are finely inlaid in soft metals, as well as chrysanthemums on both sides of the plate. A beautiful and moody piece. Unsigned.

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $15.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from California.

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  • Condition

    Very good

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Iron tsuba carved and inlaid with gold, brass, silver,

    Estimate $125 - $150Mar 14, 2018
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #50764 in California
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