Tsuba with design of mon (crests)

Japanese
Edo period
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 7 x 0.5 cm (2 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5476

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection