I think the wheel of life, in the sea of turbulence................. The tiny inlaid dots are beautiful, and the whole shape and curved contours are master work.
I particularly like the'waisted' segments, almost denoting bamboo!!! A lot of thought and energy. The old patina on the iron is particular fine!!! Measures 95mm long, approx 13mm wide, and 4.5mm thick max........ The item "BEAUTIFUL HIGH QUALITY JAPANESE SAMURAI IRON KOZUKA WHEELS CLASSIC WAVES EDO" is in sale since Thursday, June 6, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Japanese\Other Japanese". The seller is "old-japanese-swords-uk" and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.