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Tsuba with design of floral roundels

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 7 x 0.3 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.1219

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold and copper; decorative technique: iroe hirazogan, engraving

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor