Tsuba with design of cranes and pines

Japanese
Edo period
18th century (?)
School Nanban School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.4 x 8.4 x 0.5 cm (3 5/16 x 3 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2647

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: takabori

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