Tsuba with design of suhama and cartwheel

Japanese
Edo period
mid-17th century
Hôan Kanenobu (Japanese, 1600–1679), School Hoan School (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

5

Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 8.1 x 0.2 cm (3 3/16 x 3 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1954

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: amida-yasurime; other metals: copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hôan Kanenobu
法安兼信

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund