Tsuba with design of landscape with farmer and ox

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Tetsugendo Naoshige (Japanese, died in 1780), School Tetsugendo School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 6.8 x 0.8 cm (2 13/16 x 2 11/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1132

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, shakudo and shibuichi; copper sekigane; gilt plug; decorative technique: sukashi-bori, takabori, zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Sealed Shoraku

印 正楽

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding