T227. Amazing Echizen Kinai Tsuba. 5th Generation
T227. Very fine Echizen Kinai tsuba.6.8 x 6.8 x .4 cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is.6 x 2.4 cm. Signed, Echizen Ju Kinai Saku. The collector who owned this before gave it to 5th generation of Kinai, circa 1825. The quality of carving and incredible fine detail is quite amazing; this is a 1st class piece. Condition is excellent. $600.