User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Tsuba with design of landscape with a fisherman, rustic dwelling and birds

Start collecting

Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 8 x 0.3 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1202

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, copper and shakudo (?); copper sekigane; decorative technique: takabori and zogan

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor