Tsuba with design of dragon and waves

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th century
Ômori Teruhide (Japanese, 1730–1798), School Ômori School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 6.9 x 0.5 cm (3 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5470

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; shakudo plugs; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Ômori Teruhide, with a kao
大森英秀(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection