Eight-lobed tsuba with arrow-heads


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    Eight-lobed; formed by eight short and stumpy arrow-heads (each pierced with a "boar's eye") radiating from the seppadai or ryōhitsu; lead plug in kōgai hole.

    Behrens Collection, Cat. no.2203, pl.Llll; second sale, part of lot.1377.

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