Torigoe Kazutaro: TSUBA KANSHOKI. (The Intrinsic Value of the Japanese Sword-Guard). Tokyo, 1965. 162 pp. text, 351 pp. plates and illustrations. 31x22 cm. Half-leather.
Some 700 tsuba from private Japanese and Western collections are reproduced and described in Japanese only. Numbered edition of 500 copies. Loosely added is a partial translation of the plate captions, with owners' names written where known.
Subjects: Armour and Weapons
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 622 in printed List 188.
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