T398. Iron Tsuba with Ants
T398. Iron tsuba with raised rim and ants. 7.2 x 7.4 (measured across the corners) x .5 cm at the rim (the plate is 2 cm.) The nakago hitsu-ana is .9 x 2.2 cm. This is quite the playful tsuba, great fun. The ants appear to be of silver and there are ample tekkotsu on the rim. $225.