Tsuba with design of female ghost
Overall: 8.5 x 8 x 0.5 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: copper and brass; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: katakiri-bori and other engraving
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Kinoe-tora moshu Chikuzanken Motonaga horu [Carved by Chikuzanken Motonaga in early autumn of the kinoe-tora year (=1854)]
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection