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Tsuba: MAR.ARM.O.98-1912

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production: Masayoshi




Sentokudo. Squarish. A heron, silver, and two swallows, shakudo ukibon, flying over a stream. On the other side two children, one silver the other silver gold alloy, flying along the slope of a hill, ukibon. Signature: Ishiguro Masayoshi

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Charles Brinsley Marlay

Measurements and weight

Length: 8.4 cm
Width: 7.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Materials used in production

silver gold alloy Silver alloy

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.ARM.O.98-1912
Primary reference Number: 169048
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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