26th Jun, 2024 11:00

Fine Antique Arms, Armour & Militaria

 
  Lot 8
 

8

A SMALL JAPANESE ARCHERY SET, EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY

comprising bow of flattened horn, the inner face carved with a dragon and an exotic bird, recurved terminals; the arrows comprising nine with iron leaf-shaped tips and bamboo shafts and another, longer, with pierced leaf-shaped head, all contained with a recurved horn stand enclosed with tooled gilt leather around the base, the bow: 56.0 cm.

Sold for £500


 

comprising bow of flattened horn, the inner face carved with a dragon and an exotic bird, recurved terminals; the arrows comprising nine with iron leaf-shaped tips and bamboo shafts and another, longer, with pierced leaf-shaped head, all contained with a recurved horn stand enclosed with tooled gilt leather around the base, the bow: 56.0 cm.

Auction: Fine Antique Arms, Armour & Militaria, 26th Jun, 2024

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Sunday 23rd June: 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Monday 24th June: 10:00am to 7.00pm
Tuesday 25th June: 10.00am to 5.00pm
AUCTION DAY: 26TH JUNE 2024, AT 11:00am

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