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Fuchi-kashira with designs of Watanabe no Tsuna attacked by the Rashomon demon, and a tree and stream

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Signed

[Toshinaga, with a kao] 利壽(花押)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (1 3/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.697a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor