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An image of tsuba (with pierced design of two samurai, one on a horse and another on the ground, under a blossoming tree) by MOGARASHI Sôten
Alternate image of tsuba (with pierced design of two samurai, one on a horse and another on the ground, under a blossoming tree) by MOGARASHI Sôten

MOGARASHI Sôten

(Japan  – )

Title
tsuba (with pierced design of two samurai, one on a horse and another on the ground, under a blossoming tree)
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
circa 1700
Media category
Arms & armour
Materials used
iron with copper and gold inlay
Dimensions

0.5 x 8.4 x 7.9 cm

Signature & date
Signed centre [around the hole], in Japanese, incised "Mogarashi Sôten". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of George Sherren Johnston 1996
Accession number
433.1996
Location
Not on display