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Tsuba with design of samurai in combat with pines and rocks

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.4 x 7.9 x 0.5 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.241

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and takabori with zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor