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Sword Hilt Ornament

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Native NameMenuki
Object Number:17979
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist (uncertain)
Provenience: Japan
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: Edo Period-1892
Early Date: 1615
Late Date: 1892
Section:Asian
Materials:Lead
Iconography:Fuku Roku Jin
Credit Line:Deposited by Carl Edelheim, 1892
Other Number:88-16-113 - Found in Collection Number
LE522 - Other Number

Description

Sword hilt ornament, menuki. Fuku-roku-jin. Hermit's staff of rustic wood with golden scroll tied to it.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Loan Exhibition - Objects Used in Religious Ceremonies, and Charms and Implements For Divination (16 Apr 1892) View Objects in Exhibition

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