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Tsuba (1) - Cast iron - chrysanthemum - Antique Tsuba for Samurai Sword (T-244) - Japan - Edo Period (1600-1868)

Signature: NO SIGNED Circle-shaped iron Tsuba with Kozuka & Kougai holes The chrysanthemum flower is designed for this Tsuba. The elongated shapes are evenly spaced; each of them represents a petal of chrysanthemum. A long time ago, the chrysanthemum was used as a medicine for long life in China, and it was brought to Japan with this thought in... more
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05 Dec 2020
Location
Japan
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