Tsuba with design of grasses

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
School Bushû School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 6 x 0.5 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2324

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; shakudo plugs; decorative technique: ito-sukashi and zogan

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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