Tsuba with design of Koronbo pulling a mushroom

Japanese
Edo period
mid-late 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 6.4 x 0.7 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.2642

Medium or Technique

Main material: brass; other metals: lacquer, ebony, gold and silver; decorative technique: textured lacquer with applied wood and metal

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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