Tsuba:(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : mumei(Hizen)
Length : 7.84cm x 7.9cm ( 3.09inches x 3.11inches)
Thickness of rim: 1.02cm ( 0.4inches)
Jidai(era) :Edo Period
Special feature: Round shape iron tsuba with Soroban(Japanese abacus) design engraved and inlaid with gold cloth inlay.
On the Okesoko-Mimi(rim shape of the bottom of wooden bucket)men is engraved and inlaid with Suemon zogan style. It is magnificent and rare design tsuba.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.