© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: JAPNE0619-033
AN IRON, SILVER AND GOLD KOZUKA OF TAKANORI BY MASAYUKI
By Terumitsu, kozuka handle, iron, silver and gold
Japan, 18th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

A man is disguised as a farmer and wearing a straw coat (mino) and hat (sugegasa), but the samurai armor and sword are visible. He is Takanori, a follower of the emperor Go-Daigo during the 14th century, writing a poem on the decorticated trunk of a cherry tree as a secret message to the emperor. The upper area shows many blossoms in takazogan relief with silver and gold, Takanori himself is also in this semi-sculptural relief. Signed HAMANO MASAYUKI on the reverse. This master from Edo, who lived until 1769, was the founder of the famous Hamano family.

LENGTH 10 cm

Provenance: German private collection.
Condition: Very good condition with minor spots of rust.

Schätzpreis 估價:  € 400
Startpreis 起拍價:  € 200

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