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Tsuba with design of shishi on a rock

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Choshu Hagi no ju Nobuchika saku [Made by Nobuchika of Hagi in Nagato Province] 長州萩住信周作

Provenance

Lent by Henry Adams, April 2, 1909.

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Henry Adams

Japanese, Edo period, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.3 x 0.4 cm (3 x 2 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.278

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: takabori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor