Q100. Papered Daisho Iron Tsuba
Q100. Daisho Iron sukashi tsuba. The dai is 7 x 7 x .3 cm at the rim (.4 cm at the seppa dai). Its nakago hitsu-ana is .8 x 2.4 cm. The sho is 6.3 x 6.3 x .23 cm at the rim (.37 cm at the seppa dai). The nakago hitsu-ana is .65 x 2.4 cm. Chrysanthemum in sukashi with cherry blossums sukashi cut into the chrysanthemum. This comes in a daisho box with pillows and a Tokubetsu Kicho paper dated 1973 from the NBTHK in Tokyo giving the set to Tadatsugu (no idea which Tadatsugu that would be). Condition is pristine. $795.