Tsuba with design of a ring within a square

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Ito Kazuhiro (Japanese), School Dewa School, Shonai Sub-school (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 7.8 x 0.7 cm (3 3/16 x 3 1/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.2208

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and sukidashi-bori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kazuhiro
一廣

Provenance

Purchased from Chikami Kiyoomi, former governor of Kagoshima, by Okakura Kakuzo

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund