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Tsuka with Sparrows and Quail
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Tsuka with Sparrows and Quail


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The two menuki on this tsuka are in the shape of groups of sparrows in flight. The kashira is decorated with a quail standing under a stalk of millet. 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
ca. 1860 (Edo)
Medium
green lacquer, silver, gold, shakudo, copper alloy, ray skin
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1183.2B
Measurements
L: 4 3/4 in. (12 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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