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Tsuba with design of Kanzan and Jittoku

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Signed

Hojo 芳乗

Credit Line

Gift of John T. Spaulding

Japanese, Edo period, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 6.6 x 0.4 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1117

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver and shakudo; copper sekigane; decorative technique: shishiai-bori; takabori, zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor