Tsuba:(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : Bushu Jyu Masanori
Length : 7.22cm x 6.74cm ( 2.84inches x 2.65inches)
Thickness of rim: 0.41cm ( 0.16inches)
Jidai(era) : Late Edo Period
Special feature:Oval shape iron tsuba with chrysanthemum and Karakusa pattern engraved in Sukidebori style. Masanori is a metal worker of Bushu Ito school.
On Ito style iron tsuba, plant and flower design is engraved on his works.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.