T357. Iron Sukashi Tsuba with Crane and Waves
T357. Iron sukashi tsuba. 7 x 7.2 x .5 cm. The nakago hitsu-ana is.85 x 2.9 cm. A nicely carved crane and waves are accented with tsuchime and there are prominent tekkotsu on the rim. There is a spot in the top wave below the back side of the bird where the plate is partially corroded through. Otherwise condition is excellent. $275.