Tsuba: (NBTHK Hozon Paper) (consignment sale)
Mei (signature) : Oite Goshu Hikone-ju Shosen-shi Tadashige Sei
Length : 0.77cm x 0.70 cm ( 0.30 inches x 0.28 inches)
Thickness of rim : 0.51 cm ( 0.20 inches)
Weight : 102 g
Era : Later Edo period.
Special feature: On the round shape iron Tsuba, Battle of Genpei war is engraved with gold, silver and Shakudo color. Fukurin in gold colored. Scenes are attempts to show very sterically.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.