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                                            Elliott D. Long
Iron plate tsuba in mokko-gata shape. The whirlpool design from punch on both sides. Very well made (uchikaeshi-mimi) rim showing all forms of 'iron bones' everywhere. Seems to date in late Muromachi ca.1500-1550.

8.0cm x 8.75cm x 0.2cm (seppa), 0.6cm (rim).
Comes with NBTHK KICHO (white paper) "Important Work"
#21031 dated Heisei 10th year, 7th month, 31st day.


Tekkotsu of all types.

How to Purchase this Tsuba

If you would like to know more about any Tsuba, or if you are considering a purchase, please send an E-MAIL telling me (Elliott) where you are and what pieces interest you.

Or, if you would rather, you may call me: Phone: (c)503-754-8082  or   (h)503-666-2342

I can discuss payment methods, and estimate shipping and insurance costs. 

For orders within the US, I can accept personal checks, bank checks, or money orders made payable to "Elliott Long." I cannot process credit cards or accept paypal payments. 

Orders from outside the US can be paid with International Postal Money Orders, checks in US dollars written on a US bank, Western Union transfers, or Bank Wire transfers. Contact Me for details. I can give you a quote on shipping and insurance costs, once I have received your mailing address.

Payments should be sent to:   Elliott Long
                                                         P.O. Box 2103
                                                         Gresham, Oregon 97030

A Collaboration of Robert E. Haynes and Elliott D. Long

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