Tsuba with design of two samurai on the seashore

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Takase Eiju (Japanese, active 1775–1800), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 6.4 x 0.7 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1134

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Takase Eiju

高瀬栄寿

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding