Tsuba with design of geese, reeds, rocks and stream

Japanese
Edo period
mid-late 18th century
School Shoami School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 8.4 x 0.6 cm (3 3/8 x 3 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.2392

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; copper sekigane, shakudo plug; decorative technique: takabori, tokin and zogan

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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