Asian Art :: Japan

Fuchi-kashira set, fuchi: samurai on horseback carrying a standard; kashira; obverse: samurai on horseback; reverse: tent, lances and flag

YOSHIMASA
Edo period 1615-1868

Fuchi-kashira set, fuchi: samurai on horseback carrying a standard; kashira; obverse: samurai on horseback; reverse: tent, lances and flag

c.1790,

shibuichi, shakudo, gold

3.4 cm (fuchi, length)

Gift of John and Geraldine Halls 1984

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

846A45(a&b)

Currently on display in Gallery 20