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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Iron, silver, gold, copper
Dimensions:
H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); W. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification:
Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Credit Line:
Gift of a Trustee of the Museum, 1917
Accession Number:
17.208.64
Not on view
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