University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameTsuba
Object Number: 21670
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Copper
Iron
Credit Line:Gift of Sarah Frishmuth, 1899

Description

Wasps on grape leaves. Late -- or even faked. Inlays of copper (bees), santoku (leaves). Guard of iron, unfitted.


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