T269. Papered Echizen Sukashi Tsuba
T269. Iron sukashi tsuba. 8.2 x 8.2 x .45 cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is .9 x 2.8 cm. A plum tree in spring nicely worked on a quality plate with subtle tekkotsu on the rim. Comes with a paper from the NBTHK, dated 2003, giving the tsuba to Echizen. Condition is excellent. $350.