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Tsuba with design of Daruma facing a wall in meditation

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Inscription

廓然無聖

Signed

Shima Kazunari horu 島一成鐫

Provenance

Henry Adams Collection

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Henry Adams

Japanese, Edo period, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 7.5 x 0.4 cm (3 3/16 x 2 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.28.54

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and silver; copper sekigane; decorative technique: takabori and zogan, sukashibori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor