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419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

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Tsuba, D82.3292

Physical Description

Iron sword guard. Quatrefoil in shape. Seppa dai with two riobitsu which have been filled with lacquered metal (?). Ornate relief decoration in soft metal - two lions (shishi) (one gold, one black) and peonies on front, peony and plant plus rock on back. Unsigned. Small copper filler at top.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 84 x 78 x 8mm

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