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Tsuba with design of a landscape with figures

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Signed

Choshu Hagi no ju Nobuhisa saku [Made by Nobuhisa of Hagi in Nagato Province] 長州萩住信久作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.7 x 8.4 x 0.4 cm (3 7/16 x 3 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1034

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor