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Tsuba with design of turnips

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 17th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 8.1 x 0.5 cm (3 1/4 x 3 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.352

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor