Asian Art :: Japan

Tsuba, chrysanthemum and hollyhock leaves with snowflake designs on karakusa (Chinese grass) pattern, a key fret design on the rim

YASUYUKI
Edo period, 1615-1868
Japan, active ealry 18th century

Tsuba, chrysanthemum and hollyhock leaves with snowflake designs on karakusa (Chinese grass) pattern, a key fret design on the rim

c.1830,

iron, gold

6.5 x 5.9 cm

Bequest of Sir Samuel Way 1916

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

863A30

Currently on display in Gallery 20