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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

iron, copper, gilt and silvered
0.4 × 7.1 × 7.7 cm
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1921
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Flowers by pond, bamboo and 2 flying birds, in mist. Att. Masanori (Nomura ?), Yedo, Bushu.