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Sword Guard (Tsuba)
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Item Details
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Culture
Japanese
Title
Sword Guard (Tsuba)
Work Type
Sword guard (Tsuba)
Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Date
late 18th century
Material
Brass, gold, silver, copper-gold alloy (shakudō), copper
Measurements
H. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm); W. 2 11/16 in. (6.8 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 5.8 oz. (164.4 g)
Source
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Purchase, The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, by exchange, 2008
Rights
The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission. This image was provided by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Contact information: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028,
License
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File Properties
File Name
MMA_2008.465_002may2014.jpg
SSID
18400805

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