Tsuba signed by Soheishi Nyudo Soten (藻 柄 子 入道 宗 典)
Also known as
Soheishi Nyudo Soten; Soten, Nyudo; Soten, Kitagawa; Shuten, Kitagawa
Monk; tsuba manufacturer; According to the book entitled 'Soken kisho' (by Inaba Tsuryu, published in 1796), Kitagawa Soten (also known as 'Kitagawa Shuten') moved from Kyoto to Hikone in Omi province around 1750. There were several later generations that created a similar piece. of different quality, just like many students and imitators. That
Includes storage box, shipped carefully packaged.
To the best of our knowledge we have tried to verify the signature, the signature of the tsuba is not guaranteed as there are no NBTHK or NTHK origami (certification paper) to go with the tsuba.
To be reasonably certain as to the maker of a specific item, it is necessary to submit the tsuba for shinsa (judging) by one of the major Japanese sword study associations (NBTHK or NTHK). These organizations will judge the item and issue appropriate papers (origami) attesting to the authenticity and/or historical importance.
- Total nr of items
- Gold inlay
- Mid Edo period
- Region/ Country of origin
- Artist/ Maker
- Soheishi Nyudo Soten (藻 柄 子 入道 宗 典)
- Signed by
- Theme/ depiction
- Samurai, waterfall
- Decor/ ware
- Title of artwork
- tsuba samurai junto cascada
- Fair condition (restored), see description
- 0×74×70 mm