Lot 97: A Nara mempo, 2nd half of Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Iron mempo with removable nose and teeth of patinated brass. Sabinuri lacquer, the interior lacquered red. Uninscribed. Three-lame yodare kake in kizuke kozane with blue kebiki lacing. The lacquer damaged, the lacquer applications on the points of the kizuke kozane lost, painted black in modern times. Height 26.5 cm.
Condition Report: II -