Lot 290: Three tsuba, 2nd half of Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: One nademarugata tsuba of iron. Openwork design of two mallow leaves with gold nunome carved in the round. Inscribed "Kinai Echizen". One nademarugata tsuba of iron. Smooth iron plate with slight traces of corrosion, partially depatinated. Inscribed, with gold kao. One marugata tsuba of iron carved in the round with an openwork design of a sage and rakan under a blooming cherrytree, beside a crane and waterfall. Details in gold nunome. Inscribed "Goshu Hikone Ju Soten Sei". Height 6.5 and 7.4 cm.
Condition Report: II - III