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Sword guard with bamboo grass, fence and pine design
(Sasa ajiro matsu zu tsuba 笹網代松図鍔)
Edo period (1600-1615)-1868

iron, copper, gilt
0.6 × 8.0 cm diameter
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
River bank with grasses, incised stylized branch, copper inlay. Att. Nagayoshi Ichinomiya, Osaka.