Tsuba with design of guri scrolls

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Fukuchi Tadamasa (Japanese, about 1850–1875)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 6.8 x 0.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5363

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: copper; decorative technique: guri-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Fukuchi Tadamasa, with a kao
福地尹正(花押)

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection