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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Kunhiro

Asian Art

MEDIUM Chiseled iron with copper inlay and gilding
DATES ca. 1800
PERIOD Edo Period
DIMENSIONS 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (7.0 x 6.0 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Kunihiro
COLLECTIONS Asian Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1999.98.11
CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry Brumberg
RIGHTS STATEMENT
CAPTION Kunhiro (Japanese). Sword Guard (Tsuba), ca. 1800. Chiseled iron with copper inlay and gilding, 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (7.0 x 6.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry Brumberg, 1999.98.11 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.98.7_1999.98.8_1999.98.11_view1_bw.jpg)
IMAGE group, 1999.98.7_1999.98.8_1999.98.11_view1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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Kunhiro (Japanese). <em>Sword Guard (Tsuba)</em>, ca. 1800. Chiseled iron with copper inlay and gilding, 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in.  (7.0 x 6.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry Brumberg, 1999.98.11 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.98.7_1999.98.8_1999.98.11_view1_bw.jpg)