Tsuba with design of a landscape with pavilions, crags, boats and figures

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Kanda Masatsugu (Japanese), School Chôshû School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.5 x 0.5 cm (3 x 2 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1816

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori, nunome-zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Chohan Masatsugu saku
長藩正次作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund