B646. Kagamishi Tsuba by Sasano


B646.  Kagamishi Tsuba by Sasano.  1980.  Hardbound, 7 1/4 x 7 1/4″, about 50 pages in Japanese with translation to English.  Kagamishi tsuba were made either by or in the style of bronze mirror makers.  Interesting, early soft metal tsuba in crisp photos and described.  Very fine book.  This comes with a 10 page stapled translation.

Condition is excellent.  13 ounces.  Now $40.