Tsuba with design of radiating arrow-flights

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century (?)
School Akasaka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5462

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection