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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date: 18th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Iron, brass, copper
Dimensions: Diam. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 6 oz. (170.1 g)
Classification: Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Credit Line: Funds from various donors, 1946
Accession Number: 46.122.57

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