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Tsuba with design of cherry-blossom

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Gift of Kazuo Sato

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 6.5 x 0.4 cm (2 5/8 x 2 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.1587

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and silver; copper sekigane; decorative technique: hirazogan, sukashi-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor