Tsuba with design of a carp and weeds and omodaka plant

Japanese
Meiji era
Nomura Katsumori (Japanese, 1835–1917)


Dimensions

8.4 x 7.7 x 0.4 cm.

Accession Number

11.5466

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metal: gold; decorative techniques: takabori, zogan; silver shims

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Katsumori with a seal Katsumori
勝守 印 勝守

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection