Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron, copper
Dimensions:
Diam. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 3.6 oz. (102.1 g)
Classification:
Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Credit Line:
Funds from various donors, 1946
Accession Number:
46.122.108
Not on view
Signature: Echizen ju Kinai saku
Related Objects

Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date: late 14th century Medium: Iron, copper Accession: 2005.430 On view in:Gallery 378

Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Artist: Inscribed by Ishiguro Masayoshi (Japanese, 1772–after 1851) Date: 19th century Medium: Copper-gold alloy (shakudō), gold, copper-silver alloy (shibuichi), copper Accession: 36.120.79 On view in:Gallery 378

Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Artist: Omori Hidenaga (Japanese, active late 18th century) Date: 18th century Medium: Copper-gold alloy (shakudō), gold, copper, silver Accession: 2004.461 On view in:Gallery 378

Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Artist: Attributed to the Hirata School (Japanese, Edo period) Date: ca. 1615–1868 Medium: Copper-gold alloy (shakudō), gold, enameled cloisonné (shippō), copper Accession: 43.120.692 On view in:Gallery 378

Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date: 17th century Medium: Iron, gold, enameled cloisonné (shippō), copper Accession: 36.120.16 On view in:Gallery 378