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Tsuba with Two Dragons
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Tsuba with Two Dragons


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The body of this tsuba is formed by two dragons wrapped around the center. Dragons are symbols of power, as they are the strongest animal.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
n.d.
Medium
silver
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.195
Measurements
2 7/8 x 2 11/16 in. (7.3 x 6.8 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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