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Tsuka with Peacocks and Peony
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Tsuka with Peacocks and Peony


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The kashira, like the matching fuchi, depicted a peony flower and a rock. One menuki is shaped like a peacock and is unusually long. The other menuki is in the shape of a peahen with a peony flower. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
1st half 19th century (Edo)
Medium
silver, silk cord, gold, wood
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1179.3B
Measurements
L: 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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