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Sword guard with immortal and snakes
(Hebi to sennin zu tsuba 蛇と仙人図鍔)
Edo period (1600-1615)-1868

iron, gilt
0.5 × 6.9 × 7.3 cm
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1916
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Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Man with stick and 2 snakes by bamboo and rocks, under pine, gold, silver inlay.