Tsuba with design of bridge and waterwheel

Japanese
Edo period
Late 17th–early 18th century
School Akasaka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8.3 x 0.5 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1734

Medium or Technique

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

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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