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Kozuka:Mumei Goto Etsujyo


Kozuka: (NBTHK Hozon Paper)

Mei (signature) : Mumei(Unsigned)

Length : 9.66 cm x 1.42 cm ( 3.80 inches x 0.55 inches)
Jidai(era) : early Edo period.

Special feature:Goto Etsujyo was second son of Teijyo and born at Kyoto
1642 Kanei 19th. He succeeded 3rd generation and named Rihei.
He received 150 koku from Maeda family Daimyo and stayed at Kanazawa province every 2 years.
He helped Maeda's financial and engraved his talent and educated many students.
Later on he moved Edo Sitaya and also made many items for Edo Tokugawa shogun.
He passed away 1708 Feb, 26 at age 67 year.
This Kozuka was engraved Houzuki Japanese plant.
It is very attractive fantastic item.

NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.

Price: JPY 130,000-