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Tsuba with a Cricket
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Tsuba with a Cricket


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This small tsuba was made for a dagger or short sword. A cricket is perched at the top and can be seen on both sides.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
n.d.
Medium
iron, gilt
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.262
Measurements
2 in. (5.1 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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