FMNH 130801.nosub[1]

  • 130705: Maitreya, the coming Buddha

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    Description: Maitreya, the coming Buddha, smiling face, crossed arms, behind him from a sack crawls a child holding a fan. Copper Tsuba [guard] for a Katana sword. Nara School founded 17th Century Made by Joi. Early 18th Century.
  • 130801: Iron Tsuba guard for Katana

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    Description: Iron Tsuba guard for Katana sword. Soten school. Made by Soten II Sohushi Mundo, of Hikone. 17th Century
  • 130801: Iron Tsuba guard for Katana

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Iron Tsuba guard for Katana sword. Soten school. Made by Soten II Sohushi Mundo, of Hikone. 17th Century
  • Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
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    Description: scan of tsuba catalog card
Catalog Number: 130801.nosub[1]
Description: tsuba
Materials: metal; iron
Cultural Attribution: Japanese
Time Period: 17th c.
Locality: Japan, Tokyo, Tokyo, Japanese Archipelago, Honshū Island
Accession Number: [1254] F. W. Gunsaulus (Gift)
Accession Year: 1916
Continent: Asia
Country: Japan
District/County: Tokyo
City/Town: Tokyo
Collector/Source: F. W. Gunsaulus
IRN: 1032053
GUID: bd6eb59e-4358-4d0a-96e1-723102191c07