Tsuba with design of persimmons

Japanese
Edo period
mid-late 18th century
Ito Toshimasa (Japanese, 1750–1800), School Bushû School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.4 x 8.4 x 0.4 cm (3 5/16 x 3 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1966

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and sukidashi-bori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Bushu no ju Toshimasa saku

武州住利正作

Provenance

Purchased from Chikami Kiyoomi, former governor of Kagoshima, by Okakura Kakuzo

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund