Tsuba with design of leaves and tendrils

Japanese
Edo period
18th century
School Kaga School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 6.6 x 0.4 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2049

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: shakudo; decorative technique: hirazogan

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