Tsuba with design of cormorant fishing

Japanese
Edo period
Early 19th century
Hirata Harunari (Japanese, died in 1840), School Hirata School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1119

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: cloisonne enamels and gold; decorative technique: katakiri-bori, usuniku-bori, shippo

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hirata Harunari, with a kao
平田春就(花押)

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding