Lot 223: A jizai okimono of a koi carp, Meiji period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Fully articulated carp of hammered sheet iron plates with russet iron surface. Eyes, mouth, barbells and fins movable, partially spring-loaded. On the underside between the gills inscribed "Yatsutsugu". Holders of the ventral fins added, anal fin missing. Length 51 cm. Superb work from the Myochin School.
Condition Report: II -