TWO KINKO TANTÔ TSUBA

TWO KINKO TANTÔ TSUBA
9.27.17 admin@nihonto

This is a package deal of two very nice tantô tsuba.  Both are soft metal.  The dragon tsuba is carved shakudo and measures 5.5 cm or 2.2 inches by  4.6 cm or 1.81 inches.  It is delicately carved with good detail.

The second tsuba was in Robert Haynes Auction catalog #1 as #186.  It is a nice shakudo nanako kinko tsuba with a Ho bird flying over some rocks, water, and water plants.  The highlights are done in gold, silver, and copper.  It measures 5.5 cm or 2.2 inches by 5.0 cm or 1.99 cm.

PRICE: $350.00