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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date: 18th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Iron, gold, silver, copper-gold alloy (shakudō), copper, brass
Dimensions: H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); W. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification: Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. George A. Crocker (Elizabeth Masten), 1937
Accession Number: 38.25.32

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