Tsuba with design of figure seated under a pine tree holding a stem with berries

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


Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.4 x 0.4 cm (3 x 2 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2267

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and silver; copper sekigane; decorative technique: takabori, zogan

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