Naotomo - Crustacean with Leaves & Feathers Tsuba. Shibuichi with Gold & Silver Inlays. Japan. Edo Period, Late-18th to Early-19th Centuries.
Oni matsuri Tsuba.
Tsuba - Edo (1625), Koike school tsuba, signed “Koike Yoshiro”, four lobed Mokko oval iron, dished to create a raised rim, with flush brass plate and wire inlay including the rims edge. Dimensions: 5.7 x 5.1 m., center at 4.5mm and edge at 5.5mm.