Tsuba with okina-yasuri (circular filemarks)

Japanese
Momoyama–Edo period
Early 17th century
Hirata Hikozo (Japanese), School Hirata Hikozo School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 7.1 x 0.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2156

Medium or Technique

Main material: yamagane; other metals: silver; decorative technique: engraving

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