Wakizashi tsuka with shakudo fuchi and horn kashira. Fuchi decorated with butterfly that is a Taira clan kamon. Superb menuki decorated with Shojo. A mytycial creature with red face and hair, famous for his fondness for alcohol. Here shown with huge gold sake cup on his head and long-handled sake ladle.
High quality tsukamaki, very tight.
Good quality samegawa.
Length: 17 cm
Fuchi: 38 mm x 21 mm
Fuchi hole: 26 mm x 8 mm
From top of the fuchi to center of mekugi ana: 30 mm
Nakago hole: 13 cm