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Tsuba with abstract and floral designs

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Japanese, Edo period, mid-late 17th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 8.3 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.182

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: brass; decorative technique: zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor