Tsuba with design of Minamoto no Yoshitsune and Kumasaka Chohan

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Inazawa Chinju (Japanese), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7.2 x 0.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.93

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and silver; lead sekigane (corroded); decorative technique: sukashi-bori, shishiai-bori, zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Chinju saku (seal)
珍重作

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection