Tsuba with design of Jurojin with a stag

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Tanaka Kiyotoshi (Japanese, 1804–1876), School Tanaka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6.3 x 0.4 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5404

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; copper sekigane with gilding; decorative technique: takabori, zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection