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A Japanese Oval-Shaped Shakudo Tsuba - Busho Masatoshi Signature - Edo Period
An oval-shaped shakudo tsuba modeled as vertical stalks of bamboo. Each stalk, situated one against the other, forms the tsuba ground with five clusters of bamboo leaves, gilt and textured, strategically placed on its surface. Signature, Busho Masatoshi. Height, 3"; width, 2.75". Edo Period.