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Tsuba

This is a Tsuba. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is iron. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of George Cameron Stone. It is credited Bequest of George Cameron Stone.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 75.2 × 74.4 × 5.1 cm (29 5/8 in. × 29 5/16 in. × 2 in.)

Cite this object as

Tsuba; iron; H x W x D: 75.2 × 74.4 × 5.1 cm (29 5/8 in. × 29 5/16 in. × 2 in.); Bequest of George Cameron Stone; 1936-4-1002

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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