Tsuba with design of fish and weeds

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Azuma Nagayuki (Japanese, about 1775), School Bushû School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 7.7 x 0.5 cm (3 3/16 x 3 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.727

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: ishime-ji; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Tsutenbo

通天坊

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection