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Tsuba with design of rudder and waves

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Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 7.7 x 0.4 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1216

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori, takabori, nunome-zogan, ito-sukashi

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor