Lot 165: Two tsuba, 2nd half of Edo period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: One Higo nadekakugata iron tsuba with a corded outer edge applied in gold nunome, the inner edge with traces of scrolling karakusa in gold nunome, the face decorated in the same style with kiri mon. One nadekakugata iron tsuba with shippo edge, the centre featuring a well design in silver nunome, the face with kiri blossoms and scrolling leaves applied in fine gold nunome, the reverse with chrysanthemum blossom with scrolling leaves in gold nunome. Diameter 8.5 and 8.7 cm.
Condition Report: II - III