Tsuba (Sword Guard)
Iron, iroe, copper
2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/8 in. (6.5 x 6 x 0.3 cm) (show scale)
Signed: "Carved by Yoshitsugu from a painting by ?? Hogen"
Japanese: "Yoshitsugu sen ?? Hogen no zu"
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Gift of F. Ethel Wickham
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Takahashi (Japanese). Tsuba (Sword Guard), ca. 1860. Iron, iroe, copper, 2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/8 in. (6.5 x 6 x 0.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of F. Ethel Wickham, 28.549. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 28.549_front_bw.jpg)
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