T241. Hizen/Namban iron tsuba
T241. Iron tsuba with dragon and ritual jewell. 6.6 x 7.2 x .45 cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is .8 x 2.7 cm. This tsuba could be called Hizen or Namban and there are strong Chinese influences also. The dragon and jewell are worked in gold nunome (quite nicely done) and condition is excellent. Was $250, now $200.