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Plectrum

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Object Number:A687
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Date Made: 18th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Ivory
Leather
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Sarah (William D.) Frishmuth, 1900
Other Number:C-29 - Seder Number

Description

One of eight plectrum for koto called a tsume. Ivory piece resembling finger nail attached to leather band.

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