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Tsuba with Cock and Peonies
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Tsuba with Cock and Peonies


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description A cock stands on the right hand side of this tsuba. Along the left side and the bottom are peony flowers. On the reverse are a hen and horn beetles, surrounded by flowers.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] 五祖起龍斎 横谷宗與; [Transliteration] goso kiryûsai/Yokoya Sôyo (kao); [Translation] Fifth generation Kiryûsai/Yokoya Sôyo
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
mid-19th century (late Edo)
Medium
shibuichi (silver-copper alloy), gold, copper, silver
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.383
Measurements
H: 3 × W: 2 7/8 × D: 3/8 in. (7.6 × 7.3 × 1 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)

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