Tsuba with design of shinobu fern

Japanese
Edo period
18th century
Hazama (Japanese), School Hazama School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 7.5 x 0.3 cm (2 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2045

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver and shakudo; decorative technique: hirazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hazama

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund