Beautiful High Quality Japanese Samurai Rare Sentoku Silver Dragon Fly Kozuka
A VERY FINE antique Japanese EDO PERIOD KOZUKA handle, which fitted in a'pocket' in a Samurai sword scabbard. This is a very fine example in mixed metals............. The main body is in a light colour SENTOKU (rare metal alloy), with fine inlaid dragon flies, in silver and copper!!! The design has a beautiful feel, of dancing dragon flies, delicately but very skilfully carried out by a master metal worker!!! Measures 96.5mm long, approx 14mm wide, and 4mm thick max...........................
A quiet masterpiece and a beautiful piece!!! NEVER NEVER POLISH with metal polishes, you will destroy the designed patina. This colour is specially designed and formulated by the Japanese metal worker!!! The item "BEAUTIFUL HIGH QUALITY JAPANESE SAMURAI RARE SENTOKU SILVER DRAGON FLY KOZUKA" is in sale since Thursday, June 6, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Other Japanese".
The seller is "old-japanese-swords-uk" and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Product: Armour
- Region of Origin: Japanese
- Primary Material: Sentoku
- Original/Repro: Antique Original
- Age: 1800-1849