FMNH 130639.nosub[1]

  • 130639: Obverse: Tadamori dragging old

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    Description: Obverse: Tadamori dragging old priest in rain. Inlaid figures in brocade clothes, slanting lines of rain in gold relief. Body of priest striking piece of sculpture from copper. His robe is being torn from his form. Inscribed. Shibuichi Tsuba guard of Katana sword. Ishiguro school. Made by Masahiro Signed by Kakujusai. 19th century
  • 130639: Reverse: beautiful

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    Description: Reverse: beautiful temple-lantern standing close to gnarled tree with leaves of three different shades of gold. Inscribed. Shibuichi Tsuba guard of Katana sword. Ishiguro school. Made by Masahiro Signed by Kakujusai. 19th century
  • 130639: Obverse: Tadamori dragging old

    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Obverse: Tadamori dragging old priest in rain. Inlaid figures in brocade clothes, slanting lines of rain in gold relief. Body of priest striking piece of sculpture from copper. His robe is being torn from his form. Inscribed. Shibuichi Tsuba guard of Katana sword. Ishiguro school. Made by Masahiro Signed by Kakujusai. 19th century
  • Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
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    Description: scan of tsuba catalog card
Catalog Number: 130639.nosub[1]
Creator:
  • Kakujusai
Description: tsuba
Materials: metal; silver, bronze, gold, copper
Cultural Attribution: Japanese
Time Period: 19th 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: 1032227
GUID: 227d389b-a019-4435-8b6b-13d9d4d7fcd4