A shibuichi tsuba and fuchi-gashira
Otsuki School, late 18th/early 19th century
The tsuba of oval form, inlaid in iroe takazogan with herons flying, wading and perching on a willow branch in a stream, signed Shokatei Motohiro with kao; the fuchi-gashira inlaid with similar designs, signed Shokatei Motohiro
The tsuba 6.7cm (2 5/8in). (2).