Tsuba with design of long-eared hare or umbrella

Japanese
Edo period
18th century
School Tosho School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8.3 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2233

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: shakudo plugs, silver liners, copper sekigane; decorative technique: ito-sukashi

Not On View

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