A shakudo kinko tsuba
After Genshosai Masaharu, dated 1820
Of rounded rectangular form, with raised gilt rim, bearing an ishime ground, inlaid with a crab beneath an overhanging magnolia branch by a stream, in gilt metal and shakudo, signed and dated Genshosai Masaharu with kao, Bunsei kanoe-tatsu toshi (1820); with wood storage box. 7.9cm (3 1/8in). (2).