A Japanese multimetal tsuba decorated with a man and a monkey (19th century, Japan)

Date 19th century
Ref No SW8
Description A Japanese multimetal tsuba decorated with a man with a monkey on his back
Condition excellent
Price gbp 5950.00 (Pound Sterling)
Width 8.20cm
Height 0.60cm
Depth 7.70cm
Signed/Inscribed/Dated Tetsugendo Horu-Morioka no-ju Tachibana Takaie tsukuru tetshoendo kizamu
Provenance Tachibana Takaie lived in Morioka late edo Kizaru