FMNH 130643.nosub[1]

  • 130643: Shibuichi Tsuba [guard] for a

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    Description: Shibuichi Tsuba [guard] for a Katana sword. Uchikoshi school. Made by Ichi jo-sai (Ko-jui) Hirotoshi or Hironaga. Early 19th Century.
  • 130643: Shibuichi Tsuba [guard] for a

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    Description: verify Cranes (birds) are released with golden cards attached to their limbs. Shibuichi Tsuba [guard] for a Katana sword. Uchikoshi school. Made by Ichi jo-sai (Ko-jui) Hirotoshi or Hironaga. Early 19th Century.
  • Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
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    Description: scan of tsuba catalog card
  • Photographer: Betty Ploplys
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    Description: researcher photo for Kokusai Tosogu Kai 11th Annual Convention April 22-23, 2015.
Catalog Number: 130643.nosub[1]
Description: tsuba
Materials: metal; copper alloy, metal; silver alloy
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: 1032233
GUID: 26eedcc9-5697-484a-bc4a-a5c3f61ab232