Five Iron Tsuba
The First Signed Bushu ju Masakata, Edo Period
The first with bamboo leaves with gilt details; the second, mokko-shaped, chiselled with Benki and his bell with soft-metal details; the third, an aoi-shaped Namban tsuba decorated with a dragon and clouds with gilt details; the fourth, a circular Jakushi tsuba decorated with figures in a landscape; the last a tanto tsuba decorated with foliage in soft-metals (5)
6.1 cm. to 8.3 cm.