Japanese Sterling Kiseru, with Case, Tobacco Pouch, Late 19th - Early 20th C
|Materials||Fabric, Wood, Sterling Silver|
|Marks||Pictorial Maker’s Mark|
|Period||Early to Mid 20th Century, Antique, Vintage|
|Accessories||Case, Tobacco pouch|
|Additional Information||The tobacco pouch is made of lizard skin, with a small bronze clasp with turtle and crane motif in silver and gold inlay.A green silk cord and small carved bone toggle attaches the tobacco pouch to the pipe’s carry case.|
- patina loss with residue stains and marks; discoloration; scuffs and scratches; finish; loss; surface imperfections; dust residue in crevices;
- measures the pipe.