Ordering number : F17661
Mei (signature) : mumei(Unsigned)
Length : 8.47 cm x 8.56 cm ( 3.33 inches x 3.37 inches)
Thickness of rim: 0.48 cm ( 0.18 inches)
Special feature: Round shape, stripe pattern iron Tsuba, woven hat is engraved and two hole are drilled.
The holes were used to keep the blade in the scabbard with the wire, the Satsuma clan is famous for this system. reportedly this type of Tsuba was used by young Samurais, not to attack the people abruptly.
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.