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A maru gata iron sukashi guard of five kiku flowers that are very well carved. Appearing on the rim is a scroll design done in very fine gold nunome.

MEI: 'UMETADA TACHIBANA SHIGEYOSHI'. This was the Shigeyoshi who was said to have taken the Umetada school from Kyoto to Edo.

Comes with hakogaki by Dr. Kazutaro Torigoye.
7.70cm x 7.80cm x 0.40cm

Hakogaki by Dr. Kazutaro Torigoye.
(right to left)
Tsuba, Mei, Umetada Tachibana Shigeyoshi.
Kiku flowers sukashi with gold nunome in scroll design.
All data to the right is true.
Showa ?1, 1956.
Sodo, 1st class.

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