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Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2429a

Bamboo grass leaves  a Hare design

Signed SHOAMI

Oval shape, Iron ground, Hammered surface, Sukidashi-Takabori carving, Silver/Shakudo/Gold Inlay, Hammered Mimi edge

79.0mm x 76.1mm 4.0mm thick (Mimi-edge)

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 shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2398a

Noshi (auspicious symbol for a gift) Openwork design

Signed Goufu-ju TATSUNAO

Oval shape, Iron ground, Polish surface, Nikubori/Kebori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Contour Mimi edge

78.9mm x 75.7mm 5.1mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron KIKU flower shape Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2375a

Musashino (Crescent  a clump of reeds) Openwork design

Signed Doshu-koku-ju Nori MUNETSUJI-saku

KIKU flower shape, Iron ground, Polish surface, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge

78.8mm x 75.8mm 5.9mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2397a

An Orchid design

Signed Sashu-ju TOSHISADA

Round shape, Iron ground, Nikubori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Countour Mimi edge

75.7mm x 74.0mm 5.5mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2368a

A crescent Triple Star Orion design

Signed Myochin Nori MORITSUGU

Oval shape, Iron ground, In-sukashi Openwork, Countour Mimi edge, A Hitsu-ana punch filled with copper

78.4mm x 76.8mm 6.8mm 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

Tuba2372a

A pair of Antler with Hatchet openwork design

Iron Ground, Open work, Double Hits-ana punches, Square Mimi edge

Signed : Tanshu-ju SADAMASA

76.6 mm x 75.7 mm 4.1 mm thick (Seppa-dai)

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)

Iron ground Round Rectangular Openwork Tuba

Tuba2360a

KIKU Chrysanthemum openwork design

Iron Ground, Open work, Nikubori/Kebori carving, Double Hits-ana punches, Round Mimi edge

Signed : Choshu Hagi-ju KAWAJI-saku

79.9 mm x 79.1 mm 5.6 mm thick (Seppa dai)

Iron ground Round Rectangular Openwork Tuba

Tuba2310a

YATSUHASHI openwork design

Iron Ground Ishime-ji surface, Open work, Double Hits-ana punches, Round Mimi edge

Signed : Sunshu Shimizu-ju YUKI-saku

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

Iron ground Round Rectangular Character Openwork Tuba

Tuba2309a

Iron Ground Open work, Double Hits-ana punches, Round Mimi edge

Signed : Snake, the 10th calender sign of Heisei YOSHIYUKI-saku

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

Iron ground round rectangular openwork Tsuba

Tuba2292a

A weight with a pair of Swallows, Wild geese and Inome design

signed KUNIHARU

Iron ground, Round rectangular shape, Polish surface, Open work, Round Mimi edge, both Hitsuana punches

74.8mm x 72.5mm 5.1mm thick (Mimi) /5.5mm 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