Tsuba with design of a couple looking out at a repentant oni

Japanese
Meiji era
Late 19th century
Tsuchiya Yasuchika (Japanese, 1670–1744), School Nara School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 10.4 x 9.5 x 0.7 cm (4 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1147

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Yasuchika

安親

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding