Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd. - Antique Arts of Japan
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1306056 (stock #7-604p)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A striking iron Soten School sukashi tsuba. On its openwork ground, samurai in full battle regalia with swords in hand spar near a river over rockwork, a flowing waterfall in the background. Gilt nunome zogan detailing throughout with high relief sculpting. Incised signature of Goshu Kikone Ju on front. This tsuba is in good condition with some minor rubbing to the gilt, commensurate with age and use. Length: 3”, width: 2.75” 19th Century, Japan