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Sword guard with rabbits playing in waves design
(Usagi ni nami zu tsuba 兎に波図鍔)
Edo period (1600-1615)-1868

iron, copper, gilt
7.0 × 8.4 × 9.0 cm
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1921
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Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Relief of rabbits and stylised waves and spray, silver, gold inlay.