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Tsuba with Chinese Gentlemen Viewing a Waterfall
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Tsuba with Chinese Gentlemen Viewing a Waterfall


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description On the left of this tsuba is a waterfall made of gold and silver. On the right, two men in Chinese dress observe the waterfall. On the reverse, the waterfall appears in copper alloy, along with a mountain at the left.
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
iron, gold, silver,copper, shakudo
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.247
Measurements
2 1/2 x 2 5/16 x 3/16 in. (6.37 x 5.95 x 0.45 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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