A CLASSIC SAOTOME TEMPO as seen in all the books!!! JAPANESE ANTIQUE TSUBA, approx 300 years old, that would have fitted on a Japanese sword to protect the hand from SWORD CUTS. A SAOTOME TEMBO iron tsuba with a hot stamped (KOKUIN) design (see photo of examples). The tsuba makers were armour makers working in the MUROMACHI PERIOD and through the EDO PERIOD. There is a lot of info on these makers if you Google SAOTOME TEMBO TSUBA. This is a classic example of their work, with the folded rim on each corner, and the hot stamps. It measures approx 88mm x 83.5mm…….. 3mm thick, (the blade aperture is approx 26mm high by max 9mm wide)………… A’must have’ for a tsuba collection, a nice study piece!!! The iron has a beautiful patination which should NEVER be polished bright, the old colour is a very important feature, and part of the value of the TSUBA… Only a light waxing……….. It comes complete in a cloth bag. The item “LARGE FINE CLASSIC SAOTOME TEMPO IRON JAPANESE TSUBA SWORD SAMURAI 300 years” is in sale since Thursday, July 30, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Other Japanese”. The seller is “old-japanese-swords-uk” and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Japanese Antique Sukashi Tsuba Samurai Sword Plum Blossom Design Edo Period. About 7 – 21 days arrive. International Buyers – Please Note. These charges are the buyers responsibility. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts – US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item “Japanese Antique Sukashi Tsuba Samurai Sword Plum Blossom Design Edo Period S7″ is in sale since Monday, September 21, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “tsubaki-star” and is located in Tokyo. This item can be shipped worldwide.
You can see large photos as well under the description. On your laptop or desktop-computer. Due to the Pandemic. ” Sorry no Post office for international “. A fine & exceptional 28-3/8″ Ubu early-Shinto Katana ” Oya Kunisada. Oya Kunisada Shodai / first generation ” Jo-Jo Saku Smith in Fujishiro “. & the Father of the Famous Inoue Shinkai! That’s A & Strong truly beautiful first class long & robust stout fine-Shinto Katana. Blade is in fresh first class Japanese f ull-po lish, it rest in shirasaya, &. A ccompanied by A beautiful Samurai Dragon Koshirai / Mounts. Blade paper certificate : NBTHK- Tokubetsu Hozon, issued March – 28 – 2016. Was born in Tensho 18 (1590) in Hyuga province, present day Miyazaki prefecture. He became a student of the famous Shinto smith, Horikawa Kunihiro. It is commonly believed that since he was only twenty-five years old when Kunihiro died. Both he and Kawachi no Kami Kunisuke came under the tutelage of Echigo no Kami Kunitomo. His early signature and work style resembles that of Kunitomo who was a senior student to him in the Horikawa Kunihiro school. It is thought that he moved to Osaka in Genna 7 (1621) and once there he founded the Osaka Shinto School. His early swords show features in common with the Kunihiro school. After he moved to Osaka, Kunisada established his own style. Which became known as the Osaka Shinto school. He received the title of Izumi no Kami. In Genna 9 (1623) & he passed away in Keian 5 (1652). He is known to have become a monk in his last days and he used the name of Dowa. Is also famous for being the father of Inoue Shinkai. Inoue Shinkai is one of the most famous smiths of. The Shinto period and was known as the Masamune of Osaka. When Shinkai first began signing swords. He signed them Inoue Izumi no Kami Kunisada that was very similar to his fathers signature. For that reason, we call the first generation Kunisada, Oya Kunisada meaning the parent Kunisada. Signed : Izumi (no) Kami Fujiwara Kunisada Saku Kore. Blade Jidai (era) : Shinto, early 17th century. Nagasa / cutting edge : 28-3/8 or 72 cm & razor-sharp. Tang ubu 2 holes : 7-7/8 or 20 cm. Total blade length : 36-1/8 or 92 cm. Blade thickness at the habaki notch : 6.96 mm. Width at the habaki : 3. Width at yokote level : 3 /4 or 1.9 cm. Sori / curve : 7/16 or 1.5 cm. Strong point : 1-1/8 or 2.8 cm. Ba on both side with long Yakidashi starting from the hamachi. Strong point / kissaki. & there is big boshi turn-back on both side. Hada / grain : A superb & splendid well forged fine itame mix &. The blade exhibit some beautiful & very clear spectacular activity’s all over-it! Blade condition : in very clean fresh full. Healthy with no Kizu / flaw or no problem of any kind! A Superb first class Japanese professional full- polish! Koshirai / Mounts ” Dragon”. Pictures below speak for themselves! Full Samurai mounts with Edo Fittings. Dragon Fuchi Edo period 18th / 19th century. Kashira iron, Edo period 18th / 19th century. Dragon Menuki, Kinko soft metal, Edo period 18th / 19th century. Tsuba, thick iron with gold fukurin, 2 hitsu-ana’s pluged in black shakudo, early / mid-Edo 17th / 18th century. 2 superb thick gold foil seppa’s Edo period. Blade rest in new shirasaya. With it’s old original copper Edo habaki. A beautiful & very attractive full Samurai mounts, all tight solid & sound. All & all there is nothing more to do, & just ready to enjoy! 100% guaranty authentic & genuine old Samurai sword. Any other question please ask, my description is honest & very accurate. Photos below simply just speak for themselves! A beautiful & Fine Sword! Tokubetsu-Hozon paper / certificate. The item “17th C. KATANA OYA KUNISADA NBTHK TOKUBETSU-HOZON Japanese Samurai Sword Tsuba” is in sale since Wednesday, September 16, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Swords”. The seller is “ericowazamono” and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
This is an old Japanese sword square tsuba. This is hand forged iron with gold, silver and copper of 2 wise men watching their umbrella caught in the wind. This has landscape with bamboo. This measures about 3 5/16″ high, 34″ wide and 1/8″ deep, inside 1 1/8″ high, 5/16″ wide and 1/8″ deep. THIS ITEMS CONDITION REPORT. This has wear from age and use with rubbed and missing gold and silver, and needs cleaning. This weighs about 5.0 oz before packing. On expensive fragile items, we may need to double box them. This will require additional labor and material costs. EVERY ITEM IS GUARANTEED TO BE THE ONE SHOWN IN MY IMAGES. I sell mostly antiques and collectibles, which will usually have the normal wear that you would expect to occur from normal use and age. I will mention anything I find objectionable in the condition report above. If the listing ends over the weekend, you will normally receive an invoice on Monday. You will need to save the box and packing materials to show the shipper. This is the proof that they require, so if you discard the packing materials, your claim may be denied. Shippers do not accept parcels packed in damaged boxes as a rule, so damage is normally evidenced by damage to the box. The item “OLD JAPANESE KATANA SWORD TSUBA GOLD SILVER WISE MEN BAMBOO FORGED IRON” is in sale since Thursday, November 21, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “finearts29mv” and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
Several 100 years old Japanese sword tsuba. 1st two pics are of one side, 2nd 2 pics are of the other. The item “Very Old Iron With Gold Work Japanese Tsuba Copper Refit Inserts” is in sale since Friday, September 20, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “wooden5c” and is located in Los Altos, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
Nice BIG iron Mokko Gata Tsuba with a copper Crane emblem. Cannot verify authenticy so please take good looks at the pics. Tsuba itself is in great shape with no rust. The distressed look was actually done on purpose years ago at the time it was made. The copper Crane was added at a later unknown time. This is a really nice tsuba! When you have it in your hand you can feel the quality. I think this tsuba could be pretty old. Inner – 22mm top to bottom. Inner- 2.44 width. Outside- 65.8 top to bottom. Outside- 65.6 width. The item “Japanese Samurai Katana Wakizashi Tanto Tsuba” is in sale since Sunday, January 26, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “blazeaglory714″ and is located in Westminster, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
Tsuba Spearhead old iron Japanese samurai sword guard floral pattern Antique. Since it is an old one, it has scratches. Please check the condition by looking at the picture. Ships to:Worldwide from Japan. But I send a product to your house early. International Buyers – Please Note. Thank you for looking at my listing. Please feel free to look at my other items! The item “Tsuba Spearhead old iron Japanese samurai sword guard floral pattern Antique” is in sale since Friday, August 7, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “buppan_68″ and is located in Komono-cho. This item can be shipped worldwide.
TSUBA Japanese sword guard / DRAGON ROUGH SEA Samurai Katana Edo Antique JAPAN Thank you for your interest in this product. [Description] Size: Height approx. 2.6 Thickness approx. 0.9 Weight: About 5.7oz This item is antique, so it is not in perfect condition but the degree is good. There may be scratches, discoloration, dullness, scratches, rubbing stains, etc. Details are unknown, so please check the photo image. Please understand some errors such as size and weight. Transparent objects that can be seen behind the product are for photography purposes and are not included. There is light strobe photography. Please be aware that the color expression may look different depending on the internet device you are viewing, depending on the shooting conditions of the image and the actual product. We will provide tracking numbers wherever possible. Sellers cannot take responsibility in these additional costs mentioned above. We do not mark merchandise values or mark items as “gifts” because US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item “TSUBA Japanese sword guard / DRAGON ROUGH SEA Samurai Katana Edo Antique JAPAN” is in sale since Wednesday, August 26, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “shiii_0″ and is located in Itabashi-ku. This item can be shipped worldwide.
This item includes 3 pieces of tsuba. There is dirt and rubbing over time. Thank you for looking! The item “Openwork TSUBA 3 Pieces Samurai Sword Guard Japanese Katana Blade Antique m77″ is in sale since Thursday, August 20, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “kaminari_japan” and is located in Nerima-ku. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.