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Tsuba (Japan), 1596–1614

This is a Tsuba. It is dated 1596–1614 and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is iron [tetsu] . It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of George Cameron Stone. It is credited Bequest of George Cameron Stone.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9.5 x 8.6 x 0.2 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8 x 1/16in.)

Cite this object as

Tsuba (Japan), 1596–1614; iron [tetsu] ; H x W x D: 9.5 x 8.6 x 0.2 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/8 x 1/16in.); Bequest of George Cameron Stone; 1936-4-42

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