Tsuba with design of a landscape with figures

Japanese
Edo period
18th century
Nakai Nobuhisa (Japanese), School Chôshû School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.7 x 8.4 x 0.4 cm (3 7/16 x 3 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1034

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Choshu Hagi no ju Nobuhisa saku [Made by Nobuhisa of Hagi in Nagato Province]
長州萩住信久作

Provenance

Lent by D. W. Ross, Feb. 16, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection