Tsuba with design of a landscape with figures

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-18th century
Nakai Tomotsune (Japanese, 1704–1780), School Chôshû School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.1 x 0.4 cm (3 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1054

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: copper sekigane; decorative technique: takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Choshu Hagi no ju Tomotsune saku [Made by Tomotsune of Hagi in Nagato Province]

長州萩住友恒作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection