Tsuba with design of No mask

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century (?)
Hamano Shôzui (Japanese, 1696–1769)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.8 x 6.2 x 0.9 cm (2 11/16 x 2 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5396

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo, copper and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Shozui
政随

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection