B841. Japanese Sword Mounts in Collections of Field Museum
B841. Japanese Sword Mounts in the Collections of Field Museum by Helen C. Gonsaulus. 1923, reprinted in 1976. Softbound, 6 ½ x 9 ½”, about 300 pages in English. Extensive text on the history of tsuba and discussing the various schools of tsuba making, list of signatures, and index, and a chapter on restoration of tsuba that you definitely should ignore. The last third of the book is sharp black & white photos of tsuba in the collection.
This copy has a cover that is different from the one in my picture. All else is the same and condition is read but not abused. 1 pound, 6 ounces. Now $20.