Tsuba with design of grazing horses

Japanese
Edo period
Late 17th–early 18th century
School Shoami School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 7.1 x 0.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1901

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sue-mon

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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