Tsuba with design of pine tree and moonlit landscape

Japanese
Edo period
mid-late 18th century
Hisanobu (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.8 x 8.1 x 0.4 cm (3 7/16 x 3 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1827

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: silver; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori, sue-mon

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hisanobu
久信

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund