Tsuba with design of Ono no Tofu and the frog

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Ichinomiya Nagatsune (Japanese, 1722–1787), School Ichinomiya School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 6.6 x 0.6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1130

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, silver and shakudo; copper sekigane; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Nagatsune, with a kao

長常(花押)

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding