Tsuba with design of abandoned drum and stand

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Kikugawa Hisahide (Japanese), School Kikugawa School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7.2 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.94

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: tsuchime-ji; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo, shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: hammering, iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Nanpo and Hisahide (seals)

南甫 久英

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection