Round tsuba with brass studs

Details

  • Title

    Round tsuba with brass studs

  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    18th century (1701 - 1800)
  • Material and technique

    iron, with taka-zōgan (high relief inlay) in brass

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.7 x 8.7 x 0.9 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Dame Jemima Church, in accordance with the wishes of her Husband, Sir Arthur H. Church, 1929.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EAX.10124

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  • Catalogue text

    Plain centre; thin; raised rim of double concave section, each face of it set with a circle of 28 large brass studs.

    Hawkshaw Collection, no.47; Behrens Collection, no.1069.

Glossary of terms

tsuba

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