Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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tsuba (sword guard)
  • Ton Uasuchika
    active: Japan
  • tsuba (sword guard), 1730, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • iron, gold
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2363
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Description

Tsuba, poem and locust in high relief and gold