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Tsuba with Bamboo

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The edge of the tsuba is shaped like a stem of bamboo wrapped around the body. Gold and shakudo leaves decorate the right side. This is part of a mounted set.
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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19th century (Edo-Meiji)
shibuichi, gold, shakudo
(Arms & Armor)
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H: 2 x W: 1 7/16 x D: 3/16 in. (5.1 x 3.7 x 0.4 cm)
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
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