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Tsuba with design of a carp and weeds and omodaka plant

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Signed

Katsumori with a seal Katsumori 勝守 印 勝守

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Meiji era,

Dimensions

8.4 x 7.7 x 0.4 cm.

Accession Number

11.5466

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metal: gold; decorative techniques: takabori, zogan; silver shims

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor