Tsuba with design of dragons and pearl

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


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

17.1041

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori, sukidashi-bori and nunome-zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned

無銘

Provenance

Lent by D. W. Ross, Feb. 16, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection