Tsuba with design of bamboo

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Kamiyoshi Rakuju (Japanese, 1817–1884), School Higo School (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

28

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8.3 x 0.6 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.1927

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and sukidashi-bori

Not On View

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