Tsuba with design of autumn plants

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-18th century
School Yoshioka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.9 x 7.6 x 0.5 cm (3 1/8 x 3 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1908

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: takabori iroe

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund