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Shibuichi Tsusba with "Kacho" Design

Asian Art

MEDIUM Iron with gold and copper inlay, with kiri wood box; Shibuichi, iroe (term used for relief decoration in shakudo, shibuichi, gold, silver, suaka etc.)
  • Place Made: Japan
  • DATES 19th century
    PERIOD Edo Period
    DIMENSIONS length: 2 1/2 in. width: 2 3/8 in.  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1995.9.13
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the J. Aron Charitable Foundation, Inc. in memory of Jack R. Aron
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    CAPTION Shibuichi Tsusba with "Kacho" Design, 19th century. Iron with gold and copper inlay, with kiri wood box; Shibuichi, iroe (term used for relief decoration in shakudo, shibuichi, gold, silver, suaka etc.), length: 2 1/2 in. Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the J. Aron Charitable Foundation, Inc. in memory of Jack R. Aron, 1995.9.13. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1995.9.6_1995.9.13_1995.9.15_view1_bw.jpg)
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     <em>Shibuichi Tsusba with "Kacho" Design</em>, 19th century. Iron with gold and copper inlay, with kiri wood box; Shibuichi, iroe (term used for relief decoration in shakudo, shibuichi, gold, silver, suaka etc.), length: 2 1/2 in. Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the J. Aron Charitable Foundation, Inc. in memory of Jack R. Aron, 1995.9.13. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1995.9.6_1995.9.13_1995.9.15_view1_bw.jpg)