Lot 294: Two tsuba, late Edo/early Meiji period
October 24, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: One nademarugata tsuba of sentoku, copper and shakudo. Depiction of Kanzan with scroll, his broom on the reverse. Uninscribed. One marugata tsuba of copper with gold, shakudo and shibuichi on light tushime ground. Depiction of Senninin Tekkai with frond and seat. Beside him two gold dots, symbolising his soul leaving the body. Shibuichi and two silver dots on the reverse. Inscribed, kao in gold. Rubbed. Height 6.6 and 7.1 cm.
Condition Report: II -