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Tsuba in the form of a stylized crane

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Toshu Myochin Ki no Muneyoshi [Myochin Ki no Muneyoshi of Tosa Province] 土州明珍紀宗義

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

34

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 9.2 x 0.4 cm (4 x 3 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.180

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: sukashi-bori and engraving with zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor