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Tsuba with design of Kan'u (Guan Yu) sitting at a table

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Signed

Hamano Noriyuki, with a seal 濱野矩随 印

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 6.7 x 6.3 x 0.5 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1139

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold; decorative technique: shishiai-bori, zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor