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Tsuba: HELM.O.135-1946

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Iron tsuba. Openwork carp and waterweeds in the round. Signature with inlaid seal: Masaharu (of Mito)

Legal notes

Bequeathed by J. E. Helm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

18th century
1700 - 1799

Components of the work

Seal

Materials used in production

Iron

Identification numbers

Accession number: HELM.O.135-1946
Primary reference Number: 169342
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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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