Tsuba with design of Daruma

Japanese
Edo period
late 18th–early 19th century
School Nara School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7.3 x 0.6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5403

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: tsuchime-ji; other metals: copper and gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sue-mon, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection