Tsuba with design of autumn plants and stirrup

Japanese
Edo period
Early 18th century
Kunitomo Teiei (Japanese), School Kunitomo School (Japanese)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

13.2057

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: sahari; decorative technique: hirazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Teiei

貞栄

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund