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Tsuba with brass wire encrustation

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 10.3 x 10.2 x 0.4 cm (4 1/16 x 4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.38

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: tsuchime-ji; other metals: brass; decorative technique: gomoku zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor