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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date: ca. 1615–1868
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Iron, gold, copper
Dimensions: H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); W. 3 in. (7.6 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 5.7 oz. (161.6 g)
Classification: Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Credit Line: Funds from various donors, 1946
Accession Number: 46.122.210

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