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Tsuba, F46.461

Physical Description

Circular tsuba, with central hole (nakago-ana) and two side holes (hitsu-ana). Gold inlay, with 5 samurai figures on front. Also a tree and some birds. Man are in armour and helmets. Back has 2 figures, one with back showing. Also clouds and small flowers.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 76 x 71 x 4mm

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