Tsuba with design of gourd vine
early to mid-19th century
Overall: 6.1 x 5.2 x 0.4 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: sentoku; surface treatment: ishime-ji; other metals: gold and enamels; copper sekigane; decorative technique: zogan and shippo
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1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection