Kinko Tsuba

Exceptional Swords and fittings

Passionate for quality,  dedicated to the preservation of  fine, exceptional Japanese swords and fittings whilst safeguarding these treasures for future generations.

Tsuba by Kanshiro Nishigaki

Tsuba by Kanshiro Nishigaki


Copper Horse Tsuba


Fruit tree and bird tsuba Signed Naoyoshi with kao


Longevity Rats Tsuba


Mino tsuba


Large Goto kirimon and flower tsuba


Hoho bird tsuba

Shakudo. Gold and copper.

the phoenix is identified as the Ho-ho (alternatively, ho-o) bird. As is common in east Asia, it is a sunbird … the sun is often represented in the art form of a bird. The ho-ho bird is a messenger of goodwill and sits on top of the torii.


Shakudo Dragon and Pheonix Tsuba


Small horse tsuba



Shakudo Dragon Tsuba


Shakudo dragon in waves tsuba £550

Nanakoji Tanto tsuba 


Shibuichi Bird Tsuba

Gold, Silver and Shakudo inlay.


To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower,Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.

Average items will always be average, but exceptional will always be desired and cherished. It's all about the nanako :)