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Tsuba with design of Chinese landscape

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Signed

Jakushi 若芝

Provenance

Lent by D. W. Ross, Feb. 16, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 6.9 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1035

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor