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Tsuba, F46.427

Physical Description

Almost round iron tsuba. Pierced and engraved decoration of a crescent moon (once inlaid with silver?), 3 birds on a branch and a house. Some gold inlaying remaining. Same design on reverse except viewed from behind. Pierced for kozuka and kogai.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 73 x 69 x 6mm

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