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[Sword guards, fuchigashira, etc.]

Image ID: 819579

[Sword guards, fuchigashira, etc.] ([1911?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Sword guards, fuchigashira, etc.]

Published Date

: [1911?]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 28 x 36 cm. (11 x 14 in.)


: Numbers (292-293, 959, 966-967, 973, 983) printed on image. Items nos. 959, 967 and 983 are tsuba (sword guards); nos. 966 and 973 are fuchigashira (cap and ring located on the handle of a sword); nos. 962 is kozuka (knife grip); no. 963 is menuki (decoration). Inscription on sword guards: "Yasuchika" (no. 967); "Kinokuni Nakamura Ikk├┤, Tsunechika" (no. 983). Spots on bottom border.

Original Source

: From An illustrated catalogue of Japanese old fine arts, displayed at the Japan-British Exhibition, London, 1910 : compiled by the office of the Imperial Japanese Government Commission to the Japan-British Exhibition. (Tokyo : The Shimbi Shoin, [1911?]) Japan. Imperial Japanese Government Commission to the Japan-British Exhibition., Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Design -- Japanese

Source Description

: 2 folders (61 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 819579

Record ID

: 710920

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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