Lot 161: Four tsuba, mid Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Two nademarugata iron tsuba in Mito style with a depiction of two samurai in gold/silver zogan and nunome, and floral design, respectively, in takabori on yasurime ground. Also a part-gilt marugata tsuba with a depiction of bats, inscribed "Tadanobu" and another tsuba with a star and flowers in shakudo takabori. Diameter 7.4 to 8.2 cm.
Condition Report: II - III