Armament: tsuba

One worn rounded rectangular red-brown metal sword guard or tsuba. Japanese origin. Both faces exhibit patterns in moulded relief - a dragon on one side and a samurai sword on the other. Tsuba presents three cut-out openings of which one is lined in a gold-hued metal.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 78.09 x 78.09 x 5.83mm (3 1/16 x 3 1/16 x 1/4")
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