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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–early 19th century (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 7.9 x 7.9 x 0.4 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.208

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold; decorative technique: nunome-zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor