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Tsuba (Japan), 1688–1703

This is a Tsuba. It is dated 1688–1703 and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is material: tetsu surface: deku-boku shape: naga maru. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of George Cameron Stone and catalogued by Felicia M. Sterling. It is credited Bequest of George Cameron Stone.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 8.3 x 8 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Omote: Kaneiye tsukuru

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Tsuba (Japan), 1688–1703; material: tetsu surface: deku-boku shape: naga maru; H x W x D: 8.3 x 8 x 0.4 cm (3 1/4 x 3 3/16 x 3/16 in.); 1936-4-198

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