It is Shakudo inlaid with gold and is made from iron. This interesting piece depicts Lady Murasaki, famous Japanese novelist, writing The Tale of Genji. Full of history and in wonderful condition, this tsuba would be a great addition to anyones collection! 2 3/4″ x 2 3/4″. 12.19.17 LC. We are a working jewelry store and gallery and, therefore, are not available to answer questions on weekends. All of our pieces are guaranteed genuine– no reproductions! Supplementary images can be supplied upon request. All items are subject to pre-sale. All dimensions are approximate. The item “Japanese Edo Period 1770 Shakudo Inlaid Gold and Iron Lady Murasaki Tsuba” is in sale since Tuesday, December 19, 2017. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Tsuba”. The seller is “haiggalleries” and is located in Rochester, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Color: Brown
- Primary Material: Iron
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1770
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
Categorised as: japanese
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