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Tsuba: MAR.ARM.O.85-1912

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Iron. Mokko shape, asagao ukibon, blossoms silver and shakudo, tendrils gilt. A few insects ukibon and partly gilt. Signature: Komeisai Shingo

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Charles Brinsley Marlay

Measurements and weight

Height: 7.6 cm
Width: 7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Materials used in production

Shakudo
Iron
Gilt
Silver

Techniques used in production

Gilding

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.ARM.O.85-1912
Primary reference Number: 169035
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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