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Length 7.8 cm (3.1 in).
The tsuba protects the skin of the hand during combat, as it serves as a protective fist during combat.
One antique Japanese iron tsuba. Man in traditional rain gear walking in the rain carrying a hoe over his shoulder. A few brass inlaid details. Good condition- minor wear. See my other sword fittings and Japanese and Chinese antiques.
7.87 cm 3.10. Length 7.94 cm 3.13. Height 0.47cm (0.19in). Weight 100g (3.5oz). So you may be billed these charges when this item be delivered. Please feel free to ask us if you have any questions! Please enjoy your shopping!
Japanese antique sword guard. The fact that it appears to be cast rather than forged suggests that it was made in the 1980s, during the Edo period in Japan. Feel the scenery from when there were still samurai in Japan.
A tanto is one of the traditionally made Japanese swords that were worn by the samurai class of feudal Japan. Tant were used in traditional martial arts (tantojutsu). The tant is a sword, but is used as a knife.
Tsuba is parts which protect handle, and mostcharacteristic parts of Katana. Actually, Tsuba is also very popular. There is many artistic Tsuba which is carved dragon, hawk, flower, pine and so on.
Aizu Shoami is a type of tsubas made by the Shoami school in Aizu Wakamatsu. The Shoami school originated in Kyoto in the late Muromachi period. Iyo, Awa, Aizu, and other regions. Many of these works are made of iron with gold inlays and color painting.
Length 7.5 cm (3.0 in).