Tsuba with design of fish and waves

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Taizan Motokazu (Japanese), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 6.8 x 0.7 cm (2 13/16 x 2 11/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1116

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo, copper and shell; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Mizuno-shi no motome ni ojite Motokazu kore o horu
應三角氏求 元籌彫之

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding