Tsuba with design of Chinese sages in a landscape

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Kitagawa Sôten (Japanese), School Sôten School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7.3 x 0.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.193

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and takabori with zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Goshu Hikone no ju Mogarashi Nyudo Soten sei [Made by the layman Mogarashi Soten of Hikone in Omi Province]
江州彦根住藻柄子宗典製

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection