Tsuba with woven wire pattern

Japanese
Edo period
18th–19th century
School Shingen School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 8.5 x 0.4 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2157

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: brass and copper; lead plug; decorative technique: woven wire

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