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Tsuba with design of geese and reeds

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Signed

Kaneie 金家

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 6.9 x 0.5 cm (2 5/8 x 2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.219

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor