Iron, chiseled and pierced and with extensive gilding
Respectfully made by the Priest Soheishi Soten of Hikone in Omi Province
Japanese: Goshu Hikone no ju Soheishi Nyudo Soten kinsei
Gift of F. Ethel Wickham
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Sword Guard, 18th century. Iron, chiseled and pierced and with extensive gilding, 1/8 x 2 11/16 in. (0.3 x 6.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of F. Ethel Wickham, 28.601. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 28.601_front_bw.jpg)
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