by Sato, Homma, and Kashima. 1964

650 pages in Japanese and each of 483 illustrated items are described in English also. Predominately black & white photos (a few in color) of wonderful examples of the work of the Higo masters in both iron and kinko: tsuba, fuchikashira, koshirae, matchlocks, and more. This is an exceptional, comprehensive, and difficult to find reference.

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