T186. Wonderful Namban Tsuba with Chinese Boat
T186. Namban tsuba with Chinese boat. 6.9 x 7.4 x .5 cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is .9 x 2.8 cm. If tsuba can be fun this may be the most fun. Everywhere you look there’s something new to see: liittle people hiding behind posts, dual layer carving of the waves, the masts and sails of other ships in the distance, and great carved dragons on the seppa-dai. The mimi is beads and there is gold all over the tsuba. Condition is excellent; this one is special. $750.