Sword guard with bamboo leaf design

Sword guard with bamboo leaf design
(Take zu tsuba 竹図鍔)
Edo period (1600-1615)-1868

Artist/s name

iron, gilt
0.5 x 7.5 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Bushū, Japan
Accession Number
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1921
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Gallery Location
Asian Gallery Temporary Exhibtion Gallery
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International