© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: DA316-134
A SMALL TSUBA WITH FOLIAGE
Iron, shakudo, some gilding
Japan, 18th to 19th century

Inlaid shakudo tsuba of a flat mokkogata form with lobed edges, evenly rimmed and bearing one hitsu open to the side; symmetrically carved with foliage and tendrils inlaid in shakudo (possibly) and gilt (or gilt nunome) to some sections.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 5.15 CM
Condition: Strong rust patina due to age.
Provenance: Collection of Dr. Karl Florenz

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