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Iron Round shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2641a

Warabi of Bracken shoots openwork design

Unsigned attributed to a work of OWARI

Oval shape, Iron ground, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round contour Mimi edge in full

69.5 mm x 67.8 mm 6.0 mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

DAI-SHO Tsuba

Tuba2629a

Foreigners (KARABITO) landscape design

Unsigned attributed to a work of SOUHEISHI

Iron ground, Round rectangular shape, Takabori carving, Gold Inlay Iroe, Both Hitsu-ana punches. Gold rim of Fukurin

DAI : 85.5 x 77.7 mm 5.3 mm thick (Mimi edge)

SHO : 78.6 x 72.8 mm 5.4 mm thick (Mimi edge)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2462a

A pair of Bamboo leaf and Wild Goose Openwork design

Unsigned attributed to a work of OWARI (Edo period)

Oval shape, Iron ground, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge in full

73.5 mm x 71.2 mm 5.8 mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Suaka Round rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2511a

A crab on Reed grass design

Unsigned attributed to a work of Shonai

Nadekaku shape, Suaka copper ground Leather-like stone surface, Shakudo Suemon style Inlay, Gold Iroe, Shakudo Fukurin Rim

73.6mm x 67.0mm x  4.7mm thick (Mimi edge)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron irregular shape openwork tsuba

Tuba2497a

"Sugawaradenju tenaraikagami" from Kabuki program Openwork motif

Pine, Apricot and Cherry blossom

Openwork, polished surface, Nikubori-style carving, Kebori-carving, Rounded contour Mimi edge

Signed :  Kazunari

Naruki Kazuhiko (Issei/Kazunari) (Nakatsugawa-city Intangible Cultural Asset)

87.0 x 83.7 mm Seppa-dai 5.0 mm thick

Iron Round rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2382a

A pair of Plover Key pattern Sayagata design

Signed Soami MASAHIRO-saku

Round rectangular shape, Iron ground, Polish surface, Gold Nunome style inlay, Round Mimi edge, Both Hitsuana punches filled with Shakudo

73.5mm x 67.2mm 6.0mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Oval shape Tsuba

Tuba2361a

Grape trellis design

Signed Matsuyama-ju MORIYUKI

Oval shape, Iron ground, SUKIDASHI style carving, Gold Nunome style inlay, Sukinokoshi style Mimi edge, Both Hitsuana punches

77.2mm x 74.2mm 4.1mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2431a

Ivy Spirals Openwork design

Unsigned SUNAGAWA school

Oval shape, Iron ground, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Kebori carving, Round Mimi edge

69.4mm x 66.7mm 5.5mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2364a

KIKU flower Decorative tossing Fan design

Signed Bushu-ju MASAYASU

Round shape, Iron ground, Sukidashi carving, Ultra-fine four quarters Openwork, Sukinososhi-style Contour Mimi edge

83.5mm x 83.7mm 5.1mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2384a

KIRI leaf design

Signed Higo-ju MASASATO

Oval shape, Iron ground, Kebori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge, A Hitsu-ana punch

78.6mm x 74.6mm 5.2mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2384a

KIKU flowers Brushwood hedge design

Signed Choshu-Hagi-ju KATSUYOSHI-saku

Oval shape, Iron ground, Nikubori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Square Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches

73.4mm x 69.6mm 4.9mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Cross Rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2369a

Water Mill design

Signed Doshu-ju Shoami SHIGEYUKI

Iron ground, Hammered surface, Suki-dashi carving, Hammered Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches filled with Shakudo

82.7mm x 78.0mm 5.2mm thick (Mimi edge)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron ground Round Openwork Tuba

Tuba2358a

TOMOE character openwork design

Iron Ground Hammered surface, Open work, Square Mimi edge

Signed : Kishu-ju SADANAGA

78.6 mm x 78.4 mm 5.4 mm thick (Seppa dai)

Brass Round Rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba136Sa

Matsukawa-hishi mon emblem Chrysanthemum flowers

unsigned UMETADA

Brass ground, Sukisage carving, Sue-mon style inlay Iroe, Shakudo Fukurin rim, Both Hitsu-ana punches filled with Shakudo

81.5mm x 78.5mm 5.4mm thick (Mimi edge)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate