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Tsuba with design of a couple looking out at a repentant oni

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Signed

Yasuchika 安親

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 10.4 x 9.5 x 0.7 cm (4 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1147

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor