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Sword guard with lion dog and peony design
(Shishi to botan zu tsuba 獅子と牡丹図鍔)
Edo period (1600-1615)-1868

iron, copper, gilt and silvered
1.2 × 6.8 × 7.2 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 lion with gold inlay eyes, verso peony. Kinai V Ishikawa, Fukui, Echizen