Tsuba with design of rustic dwelling and trees in the rain

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Nagashige (Japanese, about 1700), School Aizu Shoami School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 7.9 x 0.3 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1075

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; other metals: copper sekigane; decorative technique: ito-sukashi

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kaiyo no ju Nagashige, with seal Sa

會陽住長重 印 佐

Provenance

Lent by D. W. Ross, Feb. 16, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection