Collecting, buying and selling antique Japanese Swords such as Katana’s, Wakizashi’s and Tanto’s

Tsuba 13

Product No.

TS – 013.

Product name

鍔 Tsuba.

Style/school

Katchu-shi style Tsuba.

Mei

Mumei.

Shape

Naga Maru Gata-Large iron Tsuba, with engraved- open work. Edge of the Tsuba hasno rim.

Image/design

Honest and old  large iron Tsuba, some design is engraved and are inlayed with brass.

Era

Early Edo period.

Date

+/- 1650 -1700.

 

Dimensions

Height

8.55 cm

Wide

8.03 cm

Thickness/rim

0.46 cm

 

Registration

NBTHK Certificate

n/a

Other certificate

n/a

Condition

Good.

This iron Tsuba has a beautiful patina on both sides over the entire surface.

 

General

Additional Information

Plate of the Tsuba is very thin  and elegant. despite being a thin plate the Tsuba is very tin it’s quite heavy. This example would seem to be work from the early Edo period.

The patina is very fine. Tsuba is suitable for a Katana.

History

Tsuba is made by Nihonto or Armor-smiths.

Price € 380,–    Negotiable               

(Shipping and insurance fees are not included in the price).