Tsuba with design of chrysanthemums

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


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8.1 x 0.6 cm (3 1/4 x 3 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.2168

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori and sukashi-bori

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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