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Sword-Hilt Collar and Pommel (Fuchigashira)

Fittings maker: Inscribed by Ishiguro Koreyoshi (Japanese, active 19th century)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Gold, copper-gold alloy (shakudō), copper-silver alloy (shibuichi), copper
Dimensions: L. of fuchi 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); W. of fuchi 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); L. of kashira 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm); W. of kashira 5/8 in. (1.6 cm)
Classification: Sword Furniture-Fuchi-Kashira
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Accession Number: 38.25.73a, b

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