Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Pierced and carved brass with gold overlay; holes plugged with shakudo or shibuichi and pitch
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Sword Guard (Tsuba), 17th-18th century. Pierced and carved brass with gold overlay; holes plugged with shakudo or shibuichi and pitch, 2 7/8 x 2 3/4 in. (7.3 x 7.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry Brumberg, 1999.98.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1995.9.8_1999.98.3_1999.98.4_view1_bw.jpg)
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