Tsuba with design of scholar in a landscape

Japanese
Edo period
Late 17th–early 18th century
School Kaneie School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 7.3 x 0.3 cm (3 1/16 x 2 7/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2067

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: takabori, sukashibori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned

無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund