Motte Chichi Mitsuoki Han-Cho Mitsuhiro Ho Sen: His father's work, finished by the son. Mitsuhiro states this Tsuba mirrors it's Kusunoki motif in that the work of the father is taken up by his son. This unique poignancy places this Tsuba as one of the most important pieces, extant.
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Edo Round shape iron Tsuba, cross and lattice pattern with brass inlay.
Tango No Kami Kanemichi from the collection of David W. Easley
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