(Turk, Frank): TRURO CITY MUSEUM ORIENTAL COLLECTION: OSHIGATA OF SIGNATURES & TSUBA PART 2. N.p. 1985. 8, 1-117; 2, 118 - 176; 1-62 pp. B/w illustrations and drawings throughout. 2 vols. 33x22 cm. Paper.
A two-volume facsimile of a typed and hand-written manuscript detailing the Truro Museum's collection of tsuba and sword fittings and their signature. The first volume is entitled 'Oshigata of Signatures and Tsuba'. The second volume has the title 'Sword fittings & enlarged signature oshigata'. The work was compiled in 1985 by Dr. Frank Turk but never published. We are told the original manuscript is in the collection of Truro Museum.
Subjects: Armour and Weapons
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 627 in printed List 189.
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