Tsuba with design of plum and bamboo

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Funada Ikkin (Japanese, 1812–1863), School Shonai School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 8.2 x 0.5 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1917

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

[Ikkin Yoshimori, with a kao]
一琴義守(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund