User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Tsuba with design of pine trees

Start collecting

Signed

Bushu no ju Masachika saku [Made by Masachika of Musashi Province] 武州住正親作

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 6.9 x 0.5 cm (2 7/8 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1222

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: takabori, sukidashi-bori, nunome-zogan

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor