Tsuba with design of rice plants

Japanese
Edo period
Late 17th–early 18th century
Sadanaga (Japanese), School Kii School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 9 x 0.4 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1956

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kishu no ju Sadanaga

紀州住貞命

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund