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- SOLD! Gold lacquer Gunpai (General’s War Fan)
SOLD! Gold lacquer Gunpai (General’s War Fan)
Gold lacquer Gunpai (General’s war fan) Edo period, 18th -19th century
Uchiwa shape and decorated in red and silver lacquer against a bright kinji ground with a sun on one side and a full moon on the other, the borders banded with silver edging ending in decorative scroll flourishes and a collar, tip and base all carved with Tokugawa family crests and scrolling vines, handle lacquered black and wrapped with bamboo.