FMNH 131281.nosub[1]

  • 131281: Butterfly Iron Tsuba sword
    Scanner: Keri Jakubowski
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Butterfly Iron Tsuba sword guard of a Katana. Hirata School founded 16th Century Hirata style. Made by Yoshiaki. Estimated 19th Century
  • 131281: Butterfly Iron Tsuba sword
    Photographer: Betty Ploplys
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Butterfly Iron Tsuba sword guard of a Katana. Hirata School founded 16th Century Hirata style. Made by Yoshiaki. Estimated 19th Century

  • [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: scan of tsuba catalog card

  • [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: researcher photo for Kokusai Tosogu Kai 11th Annual Convention April 22-23, 2015.
Catalog Number: 131281.nosub[1]
Description: tsuba
Materials: metal; iron
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: 1032867
GUID: 2f4d1368-ef71-4cdb-b77d-2e342d5200e1