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Tsuba with design of fishing nets, birds and sailboats

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Signed

Yamashiro no kuni Fushimi no ju Kaneie [Kaneie of Fushimi in Yamashiro Province] 山城國伏見住金家

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 7.9 x 0.4 cm (3 3/16 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.216

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; surface treatment: forging; other metals: gold; copper sekigane; decorative technique: sukidashi-bori and zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor