<em>Sword Guard</em>, 15th-16th century. Iron with pierced and punched decoration; copper sekigane, 3 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. (8.9 x 8.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, By exchange, 74.86.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 74.86.1_front_bw.jpg)

Sword Guard

Medium: Iron with pierced and punched decoration; copper sekigane

Dates:15th-16th century

Dimensions: 3 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. (8.9 x 8.6 cm)

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Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H29, 4GG

Accession Number: 74.86.1

Image: 74.86.1_front_bw.jpg,

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