Tsuba with design of dragon and clouds

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th century
School Umetada School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.8 x 7.5 x 0.5 cm (3 1/16 x 2 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2260

Medium or Technique

Main material: brass; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: hirazogan

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