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Tsuba with design of rice stooks and chrysanthemums

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 7.1 x 0.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.214

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and silver; shakudo plugs (one partly missing); decorative technique: takabori and zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor