Tsuba : (NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : Umetada Shichizaemon/Tachibana Shigeyoshi saku
Length : 7.54 cm x 7.46 cm ( 2.97 inches x 2.94 inches)
Thickness of rim : 0.47 cm ( 0.19 inches)
Jidai(era) : Edo Period
Special feature : Shichizaeomon has been known during Kaneii period to Genroku Period in Edo and Kyoto.
It is not known if the same maker worked in both places.
This tsuba is round shape iron tsuba, with Japanese maple design is engraved.
It is nice seasonal item.
NBTHK Tokubetsu Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.