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Tsuba with design of chrysanthemums on a trellis

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Signed

Choshu Hagi no ju Tomomichi saku [Made by Tomomichi of Hagi in Nagato Province] 長州萩住友道作

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 x 8 x 0.4 cm (2 13/16 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.215

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and sukidashi-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor