Tsuba, early 18th century
This is a Tsuba. It was made by Kawaji Tomotomi. It is dated early 18th century and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is iron, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
George Cameron Stone.
It is credited
Bequest of George Cameron Stone.
Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 78.8 × 76.2 × 3.9 cm (31 in. × 30 in. × 1 9/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscription on omote: Chōshū Hagi jū Tomotomi tsukuru
Cite this object as
Tsuba, early 18th century; Made by Kawaji Tomotomi (Japanese, 1754); iron, gold; L x W x D: 78.8 × 76.2 × 3.9 cm (31 in. × 30 in. × 1 9/16 in.); Bequest of George Cameron Stone; 1936-4-351
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.