Tsuba:(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : mumei(Shounai)
Length : 8cm x 7.2cm ( 3.15inches x 2.83inches)
Thickness of rim: 0.43cm ( 0.17inches)
Jidai(era) :Edo Period
Special feature:Tatemaru shape brass tsuba with Fujimi Saigo, a famous theme of Japanese style painting, is engraved and inlaid in Suemon Zogan style. The rim is Shakudo. The Fuji mountain is engraved boldy on the middle and the back of poet Saigo viewing the Fuji is engraved on the front.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.