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Tsuba with design of chrysanthemum, pine and bamboo grass

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 8.1 x 0.4 cm (3 3/16 x 3 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.99

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; shakudo plugs; decorative technique: sukashi-bori, sukidashi-bori and nunome zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor