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Tsuba: mumei(Unsigned) Bunbuku Chagama


Mei (signature) : mumei(Unsigned)

Length :  6.35cm x 5.91cm ( 2.5inches x 2.33inches)
Thickness of rim: 0.34cm ( 0.13inches)
Jidai(era) :Edo period

Special feature:On iron plate tsuba, a tanuki bear Bunbuku Chagama, a Japanese folk tale, is engraved and inlayed with brass. Bunbuku Chagama means “Happiness foaming like a tea kettle. “ The story is about a tanuki bear that half transformed into tea kettle bringing fortune to the man who saved its life.
It is small and charming tsuba.

Aoi estimation paper
In Kiri box.

Price : 50,000 JPY-