Tsuba

Owari

INFO

Tsuba

Mumei (unsigned): Owari

Size: 7,9 cm x 7,75 cm
Thickness at rim: 0,5 cm

Period: Early Edo

N.B.T.H.K. Hozon Certification
In Kiri box

Price: € 1300,00

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Description

Round shape iron tsuba with openwork of pine needle motif.
Large openwork, angular rim with a little roundness, two openings for scabbard accessories.

The condition is good.

Owari tsuba were named for their provenience. Considered from many the best sukashi tsuba, Owari tsuba usually have a symmetrical design and were forged using tekkotsu. These tsuba were designed in the first Muromachi period and their production was interrupted in the first Edo period.