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Fuchi-kashira with designs of mounted samurai in combat

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Shinryusha Tadayasu 神龍舎尹泰

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 1.6 x 1 cm (1 3/8 x 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.703a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: shishiaibori, iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor