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Tsuba with design of autumn plants

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Togintei Yoshiteru, with a kao 東吟亭義照(花押)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

124

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 7.4 x 0.4 cm (3 1/8 x 2 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.97

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, copper and shibuichi; silverdd plugs; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor