Lot 213: A saddle set, late Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: The kura (saddle) of black lacquered wood with a design of cherry blossoms and hishi mon of the Kimura in gold lacquer. Uninscribed. The abumi (stirrups) of iron and wood, decorated en suite. With associated aori and chikara-kawa (stirrup straps and saddle plates). Signs of use, kura and abumi with lacquer damages. The original saddle straps torn. Length of saddle 40 cm.
Condition Report: II - III