Tsuba in the form of a stylized crane

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Myôchin Muneyoshi (Japanese, mid-19th century), School Myochin School, Tosa Sub-school (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

34

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 9.2 x 0.4 cm (4 x 3 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.180

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and engraving with zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Toshu Myochin Ki no Muneyoshi [Myochin Ki no Muneyoshi of Tosa Province]
土州明珍紀宗義

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution