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Tsuba with Western heraldic design

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 7.7 x 0.3 cm (3 1/16 x 3 1/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.255

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor