Tsuba. Circular shape. Warriors wrestling. Figures are carved in the round with inlays. Hikonebori style. Made of gold, copper, shibuichi overlaid iron; also shakudo, copper.
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 0.08 metres
- Width: 0.08 metres
Inscription ContentSoheishi Nyudo Soten sei（藻柄子入道宗典製）
Inscription TranslationMade by Soten
Inscription CommentSoheishi Nyudo Soten
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Object reference number: JCR4074
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