Tsuba with design of fans

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
School Ito School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 6.8 x 0.5 cm (2 13/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2024

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and hirazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund