Sword guard with flying plover and autumn grasses design

Sword guard with flying plover and autumn grasses design
(Akikusa ni chidori zu tsuba 秋草に千鳥図鍔)
Edo period (1600-1615)-1868

Artist/s name
JAPANESE


Medium
iron, copper, gilt and silvered
Measurements
0.4 x 7.1 x 7.7 cm
Accession Number
2231-D3
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1921
Gallery Location
Asian Gallery Temporary Exhibtion Gallery
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International

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