Tsuba with design of plum branches

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Haruyuki (Japanese), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.3 x 9 x 0.5 cm (3 11/16 x 3 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2275

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Gyokuryusai Haruyuki saku
玉龍斎春随作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund