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tsuba (sword guard)
  • Sugiura Jōi
    1701–1761
    active: Japan
  • tsuba (sword guard), 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • iron, brass
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2219
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Tsuba with stork and pine one side, setting sun on other in brass