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Tsuka with Chrysanthemums

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The kashira is decorated with incised chrysanthemums. There are no menuki, but the pins used to hold the blade in place are decorated with flowers. 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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2nd half 19th century (Edo-Meiji)
gold, copper, baleen
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
L: 3 1/16 in. (7.7 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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