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Tsuba: HELM.O.24-1946

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Iron. Oval. Rihaku with waterfall, mountains and moon. Silver and brass inlay. Signature: Narai Zensuke of Hagi Chosan. Reverse two fishing boats and mountains with silvered trees. Signature: Tomotsune

Legal notes

Bequeathed by J. E. Helm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Helm, J. E.

Dating

17th-18th Century
1600 - 1799

Components of the work

Inlay composed of silver brass (alloy)
Trees

Materials used in production

Iron

Techniques used in production

Inlay

Identification numbers

Accession number: HELM.O.24-1946
Primary reference Number: 169231
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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