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- SOLD! Tokugawa Gunpai (General’s War Fan)
SOLD! Tokugawa Gunpai (General’s War Fan)
Black and red lacquer Gunpai (General’s war fan) Edo period, 18th-19th century
The broad paddle mounted on a short handle and decorated in gold and silver hiramakie with a sun and a crescent moon and the characters Tenka taihei (Universal peace), and the heraldic crests of the Tokugawa family in various sizes against a black-lacquer ground on the reverse, the handle lacquered black and decorated with additional Tokugawa crests, gilt-copper hardware carved with scrolling vines on a nanako ground.