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Tsuba with design of bridge, waves and scroll

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 6.5 x 0.4 cm (2 11/16 x 2 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1204

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukashi-bori, hirazogan and zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor