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Fuchi Kashira Nanako and gold Kamon

Fuchi Kashira Nanako and gold Kamon

Superb Fuchi Kashira of good quality, worked in Nanako and decorated with golden Mon. Edo period (1600-1868) The Kamon represented here are those of the Daimyo Oda Nobunaga as well as Akechi Mitsuhide who was at his service as a general. Dimensions : Fuchi : 38 x 25 mm Kashira […]

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Tiger Menuki Iyo Shoami Yoshikazu

Tiger Menuki Iyo Shoami Yoshikazu

Gorgeous and rare set of Tiger menuki, signed Yoshikazu – 吉一 Iyo Shôami school – Edo 1675-1700 Matsuyama province Made from a sentoku/copper alloy with shakudo inlays on the bodies of tigers, the eyes are gold and teeth are shakudo. Dimensions : 4,3 cm SOLD

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Tsuba Manji

Tsuba Manji

Massive and heavy iron Tsuba shaped Manji (Svastika). Edo period. Manji is also the Japanese name for the Buddhist and Hindu svastika, 卍, which represents qualities of peace, intelligence and strength, and also a sign of good omen. In Japan, the two forms of swastika are sometimes associated with the […]

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Tsuba Senoo

Tsuba Senoo

Very rare Tsuba signed Senoo Saku Beautiful representation of Daruma wrapped in his robes decorated with floral motifs in Ke-bori . The ring to his ear is in silver and the pupil of his eye in Shakudo. The alloy of this Tsuba is predominantly made of copper and silver. Senoo […]

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Boars Kinko Menuki

Boars Kinko Menuki

Lovely copper Kinko Menuki depicting two boars with gold and sterling silver inlays. Fine and quality work, with a nice patina. Late Edo period (~1800) Dimensions = 4,2 cm 360 €

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Cow Menuki

Cow Menuki

Fine and quality work for these Shakudo Menuki with gold inlays depicting cows. Edo period (1600-1868) Dimensions = 4 cm 280 €

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Snakes Menuki

Snakes Menuki

Rare Shibuichi Mumei Menuki (unsigned) on the theme of the snake (Hebi) of excellent quality. Kiri box with Hako-Gaki (calligraphic expertise) mentioning : – Type of metal : Oborogin-chi (other name for Shibuichi) – The style : Katachibori – School : Mito – Period : Showa (~ 1926) – And […]

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Menuki Kinko

Menuki Kinko

Kinko Menuki depicting a fisherman on his boat. Some gold and silver. Mumei (not signed) – Edo period Dimensions = 3,9 x 1,5 cm SOLD Menuki on consignment belonging to a french collector

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Menuki « ikebana »

Menuki « ikebana »

Nice pair of copper Kinko Menuki representing a work of Ikebana in a cut bamboo decorated with a Tomoe. Gold on flowers and leaves. Mumei (not signed) – Late Edo Dimensions = 3,8 x 1 cm SOLD Menuki on consignmnent belonging by a french collector

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Kozuka Kinko

Kozuka Kinko

Very interesting and unusual Kinko Kozuka made of copper and shibuichi divided diagonally, with a stripe work of excellent craftsmanship. Mumei (not signed) – Late Edo SOLD

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