Tsuka and saya with full set of matching fittings decorated with sakura. Fuchikashira, koiguchi, kurikata and kojiri are made of shakudo with inlaid flowers covered with two alloys of gold. Thanks to that there is beautiful black base with light and dark gold sakura flowers.
Gilded dragon menuki.
Full wrap high quality samegawa.
High quality tight tsukamaki.
This tsuka and saya are rather simple in design, however they just might be one of the most beautiful items I ever had. Each part of this set is made perfectly and works great with other parts.
Made in late Edo period.
Length: 19 cm
Fuchi: 37 mm x 21 mm x 9 mm
Fuchi hole: 26 mm x 6 mm
Nakago hole: 12,5 cm
From top of the fuchi to center of mekugi ana: 4 cm