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Tsuba by Kanshiro Nishigaki
Fruit tree and bird tsuba Signed Naoyoshi with kao
Longevity Rats 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
Nanakoji Tanto tsuba
Shibuichi Bird Tsuba
Gold, Silver and Shakudo inlay.