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Tsuba with design of chrysanthemums

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 8.6 x 0.6 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.1211

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor