Lot 168: Four tsuba, Edo period
24 October 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: One iron tsuba, Bushu Masatoshi (?), slightly corroded surface, rounded Bishamon's naginata in positive silhouette. One iron tsuba formed as two oak leaves positive silhouette. One iron tsuba in Shoami style decorated with a gnarled cherry tree with blossoms and buds, partially with copper and sentoku inlays. One brass tsuba, patinated, featuring an openwork design with pine needle engraving. Diameter 6.2 - 7.9 cm.
Condition Report: II - III