A set of matching MENUKI for a size of Japanese KATANA or WAKIZASHI.
This set of MENUKI are worked and shaped like two ox and a deer with his fawn.
Deeply incised and decorated in IROE TAKAZOGAN a high relief inlay, accurate details accented with incrustation of gold.
SIGNATURE / SCHOOL
PERIOD / ORIGIN
EDO period, 19th Century
This is a charming and universal japanese scene, symbolizing carefree youth. The first animal facing ahead, the other with head turned back over the right flank, and maliciously looking at the last one following him.
MATERIAL / SIZE
Gold and SHAKUDO, an alloy of copper and gold with a raven black patina
38 x 18 mm
Basically in decent condition considering the age.
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- Menuki set katana giapponese
- Shakudo samurai montaggio
- Periodo Edo
- Regione/ Paese d'origine
- Vai allo stile
- Titolo dell'opera
- Deer and Ox design
- In ottime condizioni, vedi descrizione
- 38×18×3 mm