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  • Title: Sword Guard (Tsuba)
  • Date Created: late 18th–early 19th century
  • Physical Dimensions: H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 4.5 oz. (127.6 g)
  • Type: Sword guard (Tsuba)
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/26332
  • Medium: Iron, gold, copper-silver alloy (shibuichi), copper
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: Japanese

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