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Tsuba with design of landscape with woman gathering ferns

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Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 7.6 x 0.5 cm (3 1/4 x 3 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1218

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and shibuichi (?); decorative technique: takabori, nunome-zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor