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Tsuba with design of crabs

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Signed

[Natsuo koku su, with a seal] 夏雄 (印)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Case

Japanese, Edo period, Late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.4 x 8.2 x 0.4 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.182

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: copper sekigane; decorative technique: takabori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor