Tsuba with design of fircones

Japanese
Edo period
mid-late 17th century
School Awa Shoami School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 8 x 0.3 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.1732

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: nunome-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