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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Asian Art

MEDIUM Yamagane
  • Place Made: Japan
  • DATES 16th-early 17th century
    PERIOD Muromachi Period to Momoyama Period
    DIMENSIONS diam. 3 1/16 (7.8 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.98.5
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry Brumberg
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Sword Guard (Tsuba), 16th-early 17th century. Yamagane, diam. 3 1/16 (7.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry Brumberg, 1999.98.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1999.98.5_1999.98.6_view1_bw.jpg)
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