Tsuba with karakusa designs

Japanese
Edo period
18th century
School Kyô Shôami School (Japanese)


Object Place: Gokinai school

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8.2 x 0.5 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1892

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

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