C248. Iron Tsuba with Gold & silver. Hizen
C248. Iron tsuba with extensive silver and gold inlay. 6.6 x 7 x .35 cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is.9 x 2.7 cm. A gold flaming jewel in a sea of silver arabesque; on the reverse there is more of the arabesque with 2 silver squares and gold dots (must mean something but no idea what). A bit of the silver has been lost; otherwise condition is fine. $175.