© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: JAPNE0619-041
A RARE SHAKUDO, GOLD AND SILVER KOZUKA HANDLE WITH HO-O BIRD
Unsigned, kozuka handle, shakudo, gold and silver
Japan, 19th century, Edo period (1615-1868)

Inlaid shakudo kozuka bearing a nanako ground decorated showing a iro-e takazogan inlaid Ho-o bird (in Chinese Fenghuang). The mythological creature, sometimes referred to as the Chinese phoenix, has beautifully crafted and flowing gold, silver and shakudo tail feathers.

LENGTH 9.5 cm

Provenance: Austrian private collection.
Condition: Excellent condition.

Nachverkauf:  sold

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