FMNH 130660.nosub[1]

  • 130660: verify Pine tree Shakudo Tsuba

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    Description: verify Pine tree Shakudo Tsuba [guard] for a Katana sword. Uchikoshi school. Made by Ko-jui or Hirotoshi, of Yedo. 19th Century.
  • 130660: Shoki, the demon queller, his

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    Description: Shoki, the demon queller, his double edged sword in hand, pursues the mischievous "oni" which is hiding behind the pine tree on the reverse side of the Tsuba. Shibuichi Tsuba [guard] for a Wakizashi sword. Nara School founded in the 17th Century Made by Tsuneshige. Mid-18th Century.
  • Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
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    Description: scan of tsuba catalog card
Catalog Number: 130660.nosub[1]
Creator:
  • Tsuneshize
Description: tsuba
Materials: metal; copper alloy, metal; silver alloy, metal; gold
Cultural Attribution: Japanese
Time Period: 18th 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: 1032133
GUID: d4fa62ca-1711-4f13-b5e9-1ea46a99816f