T460. Large Iron Tsuba with Fearsome Dragon
T460. Iron tsuba with raised relief dragon highlighted in gold nunome zogan. 7.7 x 8.1 x .5 cm on the raised rim. The nakago hitsu-ana is .9 x 2.8 cm. This tsuba has very well executed and powerful carving; the whirlpool on the back is a nice addition. Excellent condition. $295.