Tsuba with design of shishi and peonies

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Hasegawa Katsuaki (Japanese, 1838–1913), School Hasegawa School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 6.8 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2672

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: takabori and hammering

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Katsuaki kore o tsukuru [Katsuaki made this]
克明造之

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund