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Tsuba with woodgrain patterns

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Myochin Shikibu Osumi no kami 明珍式部大隈守

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 7.6 x 0.3 cm (3 3/16 x 3 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.238

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: kitae-ji; other metals: copper sekigane

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor