Japanese 'shakudo' Tsuba (sword guard) 'Tortoises'
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Swords and Related: Pre 1900: item # 835638
Please refer to our stock # HG044 when inquiring.
Hanlin Gallery - Oriental Art
Ground Floor, 56-58 Hollywood Road
Central, Hong Kong
|Description: A fine quality TSUBA made of shakudo with gold and silver details depicting 'minogame' (dragon-headed tortoises) beside a waterfall. Signed: Ishiguro NAOYASU. Date: Edo, mid 19th century Size: 2.75" high, 2 5/8" wide. Excellent condition.|