- Date of creation
- late 19th – early 20th c.
- iron metal alloy
- Dimensions (height x depth, cm)
- 7.9 x 0.4
- decorative and applied arts weapon
- A gift from O. Feldman
- Zolochiv Castle (Chinese Palace)
Information about author
A round-shaped tsuba (maru-gata) with a wedge-shaped hole (nakago-ana) in the centre and two holes alongside it (hitsu-ana) for kozuka and kogai. The upper and lower parts of the central hole are notched. The front of the tsuba is decorated with a relief cut-through depiction of two wild ginger leaves, bamboo leaves, and three birds flying over the sea, as the lower part depicts stormy waves.