FMNH 130647.nosub[1]

  • 130647: Reverse, large white pine tree

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    Description: Reverse, large white pine tree branch with needles hangs over a silver waterfall. Shibuichi Tsuba [guard] for a Katana sword. Hamano style. Made by Masaharu Gaeshosai. Mid-19th Century.
  • 130647: Attendants of Acala, female

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    Description: Attendants of Acala, female deity Seitaka Doji, holding a lotus. Below, emerging from a rocky cavern is Kongara holding a large club. Shibuichi quadrilobed Tsuba sword guard of a Katana. Hamano style. Made by Masaharu Gaeshosai. Mid-19th Century.
  • Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
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    Description: scan of tsuba catalog card
Catalog Number: 130647.nosub[1]
Creator:
  • Masaharu Genshosai
Description: tsuba
Materials: metal; copper alloy, metal; silver alloy, metal; gold
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: 1032237
GUID: 3a4b3c65-b985-432b-915c-66608331ddc8