Tsuba with design of seigaiha and other small paterns

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century (?)
School Awa Shoami School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 7.1 x 0.6 cm (3 1/16 x 2 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5499

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: nunome-zogan and sukashi-bori

Not On View

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