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Tsuba, late 16th–17th century

This is a Tsuba. It is dated late 16th–17th century. Its medium is iron, shakudo (copper and gold alloy). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was catalogued by Rebekah Pollock. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Hamilton Fish Webster.

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Tsuba, late 16th–17th century; iron, shakudo (copper and gold alloy); Gift of Mrs. Hamilton Fish Webster; 1899-15-6

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

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18104493/ |title=Tsuba, late 16th–17th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 February 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>