Return to Tsuba Collective
Oval copper plate with original patina in perfect condition. The design is of 'Mura-chidori', a flock of plovers. There are seven on omote and four on the ura. The flock is flying over a stream. The plovers are in gold, shakudo, and copper.

See Haynes Index H 02661.0. Accompanied with NBTHK Hozon #2002120.

Family of Tsuchiya Nara. Worked in Edo ca. 1725-1750. He was a student of Noda Yoshihiro, Kikan. Worked both in the style of the Nara school and that of Yoshihiro.

6.20cm x 6.60cm x 0.35cm


How to Purchase this Tsuba:
Email to    elliott@shibuiswords.com

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

Return To Tsuba Collective
Robert Haynes / Elliott Long    Articles -- Tutorial
Email    elliott@shibuiswords.com