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Set of tosogu

Set of Two Tosogu : Mumei (unsigned) Plover and Wave Design


Set of Two Tosogu : Menuki, Kozuka
Mei (Signature) : Mumei (unsigned)
Jidai: Edo Period

Menuki :

Length 1 : 3.6cm x 1.34cm x 0.51cm
( 1.42inches x 0.53inches x 0.2inches)
Length 2 : 3.63cm x 1.31cm x 0.49cm
( 1.43inches x 0.52inches x 0.19inches)

Special Feature: Shakudo plate with plover and cloud design engraved and inlaid with silver. There is dynamic plover design engraved at the middle and on contrast, fine wave flow design engraved around it. It is nicely balanced work.

Kozuka :

Length : 9.79cm x 1.39cm ( 3.85inches x 0.55inches)

Special feature:Shakudo nanakoji plate with plover and cloud design engraved and inlayed with gold. It is mostly likely design the plover flying during sunset. The eyes are Ro-Zogan. It is classical design kozuka.

AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.

Price : 105,000 JPY

-Set of tosogu