Tsuba with design of sarumawashi, monkey and dog

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Hata Nobuyoshi (Japanese, 1807–1878), School Nara School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 8.3 x 0.4 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1136

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Shun'o Hogen Nobuyoshi, with a kao

峻翁法眼信盧(花押)

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding