Description A flowering gourd vine applied to the iron body in gilt runs along the lower and right edges of this tsuba. The motif repeats on the reverse.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquistion unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] 菊川久英; [Translation] Kikugawa Hisahide (kao)
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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