Tsuba with design of keyfret and floral ornament

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
School Umetada School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 5.9 x 0.3 cm (2 7/16 x 2 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5475

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; other metals: gold, silver and copper; copper sekigane; decorative technique: iroe hirazogan

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