Rabbit jumping waves

Tsuba: Rabbit jumping waves

Signature/mei: mumei

Material: shibuichi, relief with gold inlays

Era/jidai: late Edo

Dimension: 5.00 cm x 5.9 cm x 0.46 cm

Shape: Tate Mokko

No papers (guarantee Hozon)

Price: 650 Euro


A tsuba with the famous design of a rabbit jumping through waves. The spray of the sea and the eye of the rabbit is inlaid and accentuated with gold. The rabbit and the waves look very lively, as the rabbit twists his body to evade a large breaking wave. A wonderful small tate mokko shaped shibuichi tsuba for a tanto with one hitsuana.