Tsuba with design of grasshopper and fuki plants

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Kawaji Tomomichi (Japanese, died in 1879), School Chôshû School (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

40

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.1 x 0.4 cm (3 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.289

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: ishime-ji; decorative technique: takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Chôshû Tomomichi saku

長州友道作

Provenance

Lent by Henry Adams, April 2, 1909.

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Henry Adams