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Sword Guard

Native NameTsuba
Object Number:91-26-53
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Iron
Credit Line:Gift of Margaret Wasserman Levy, 1991

Description

Circular iron tsuba, mostly open symmetrical grillwork. Central hole hammered for better fit; kozuka and kogai holes not obvious- possibly incorporated in grillwork.

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