Baur

Tsuba, sword fitting

 


日本

Subject/design:

Mokkô shape with foliated outline

Materials:

Gold, silver, copper, and shakudô

Date:

Mid 19th century

Place of origin:

Japan

Artist:

Signed « Osô Sadanao saku » 大壮貞直作 “1st forger [in the style of] nishiki [brocade] of Great Japan” 大日本一錦之鍛

Inventory number:

CB.OS.1964.2139

Copyright:

Baur Fondation

Photographer:

Marian Gérard