Tsuba with two large namazu piercings and linear designs

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-17th century
School Kaga School, Yoshiro Sub-school (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.4 x 8.3 x 0.6 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.2610

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: brass; copper sekigane; decorative technique: hirazogan

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