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Tsuba with design of stylized flowers and foliage

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 7.1 x 0.6 cm (2 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.263

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and sukidashi-bori, with nunome zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor