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Tsuba with design of creeper

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid to late 17th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 x 7.2 x 0.3 cm (2 13/16 x 2 13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.211

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: punching; other metals: gold (?); decorative technique: sukidashi-bori and nunome zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor