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Tsuba: HELM.O.159-1946

Object information

Current Location: In storage

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Description

Iron tsuba. Standing figure tempting frog with spider. Reverse, tree and signature plate. Copper, sentoku, gold inlay. Signed Masayuki.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by J. E. Helm

Measurements and weight

Width: 6.9 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th century
1800 - 1899

Components of the work

Inlay composed of sentoku copper gold

Materials used in production

Iron

Techniques used in production

Inlay

Identification numbers

Accession number: HELM.O.159-1946
Primary reference Number: 169366
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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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