Asian Auction, Session 1

December 03, 2012

LOT 28
Stag Antler Kiseruzutsu and Wood Tonkotsu, 19th Century
  • Stag Antler Kiseruzutsu and Wood Tonkotsu, 19th Century

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Stag Antler Kiseruzutsu and Wood Tonkotsu, 19th Century

Of pebble form, the tonkotsu carved with tanuki, a Japanese raccoon dog, along one side, an inscription on the other, the kiseruzutsu of slender form with a pair of plump birds to the base. With brass mounted pipe
kiseruzutsu height 7.3" — 18.5 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $1,353
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Lots 24-29: A Toronto Collection of Portable Pipe Cases and Related Items

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: Japan