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Tsuba with crane design

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Signed

Fujiwara Sukenao kore o sukasu 藤原祐直透之

Provenance

Lent by D. W. Ross, Feb. 16, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 7.3 x 7.3 x 0.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1056

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor