Tsuba with design of flowering peony

Japanese
Edo period
18th century (?)
School Shippo School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 7.3 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.1950

Medium or Technique

Main material: brass; surface treatment: tsuchime-ji; other metals: gold and enamels; copper sekigane; decorative technique: shippo

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