Kozuka: (NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : Mumei(Unsigned) Naonobu(Kao)
Length : 9.76cm x 1.47cm ( 3.84inches x 0.58inches)
Jidai(era) : Middle Edo period
Special feature: On shibuichi plate, sparrow flying around the rock is engraved and inlayed with silver.
Naonobu is a metalworker of Yanagawa school and is the student of Naomasa.
This piece illustrates the powerful river flaw and sparrow,
It shows well the speedy movement of river and sparrow. The fall at the back is rare to be seen.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.
Price : 125,000 JPY- (including shipping and 100% insurance fee)