Haynes & Long
TSUBA ON SALE!
$200.00 each.

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SUKASHI    $400.00   $200.00 EDL
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6.98cm x 6.52cm x 0.47cm

3rd period OWARI    $200.00   $200.00
"Iron sukashi tsuba with symetrical design of two waves and four chidori. Many tekkotsu (iron bones) appear in the rim." (Long)
6.50cm x 6.50cm x 0.50cm

AKASAKA   $400.00   $200.00
"A sukashi design of the Matsukawabishi mon and fern fronds. This represents the Akasaka school dating ca. 1850. " (Long)
7.65cm x 0.60cm

KINKO    $300.00   $200.00
"A suaka (solid copper) tsuba with shakudo fukurin." (Long)
5.20cm x 4.50cm x 0.40cm
MACHIBORI $450.00   $200.00
"A brass diamond shape (otafuka) tanto-sized tsuba with a well carved symetrical design of two dragons chasing a jewel. This suggests a theme of Qing Sino-Tibetan design. Dating to late Edo period.

History tells us this design originated in ancient Mesopotamia, and repeated on 6th century Silk Road textiles from Central Asia. Now described as KANTON tsuba, which designates goods imported to Japan by Cantonese merchants in Nagasaki." (Long)
5.60cm x 6.15cm x 0.35cm (seppa) x 0.75cm (rim)



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