Tsuba with two large openings

Japanese
Edo period
17th century
School Tosho School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 9 x 0.4 cm (3 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2218

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: amida-yasurime; other metals: copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori

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