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Tsuba modeled as a chrysanthemum blossom

Japanese
Edo period
Early 19th century
Toshiuji (Japanese), School Sado School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 7.3 x 0.7 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.2228

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Sashu no ju Toshiuji
佐州住利姓

Provenance

Purchased from Chikami Kiyoomi, former governor of Kagoshima, by Okakura Kakuzo

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund