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Tsuka with Floral Design
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Tsuka with Floral Design


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The all-metal tsuka is decorated with an incised floral motif. The gold menuki are a small crest ("mon") of two sparrows in flight. 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
18th-19th century (Edo-Meiji)
Medium
silver, gold
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1189.3B
Measurements
L: 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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