Tsuba:(NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : Onishi Naokiyo(Iyo)
Length : 7.17cm x 6.55cm ( 2.82inches x 2.58inches)
Thickness of rim: 0.33cm ( 0.13inches)
Jidai(era) :Late Edo Period
Special feature:Nadekaku gata iron tsuba with scenery of Autumn plants and moon engraved and inlaid in Suemon-Zogan and gold cloth inlay engraved style.
Naokiyo lived in Iyo koku or Ehime prefecture. Many of his works include bamboo, chrysanthemum and horse motifs.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.