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[Sword guards, kozuka, fuchigashira and menuki.]

Image ID: 819560

[Sword guards, kozuka, fuchigashira and menuki.] ([1911?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Sword guards, kozuka, fuchigashira and menuki.]

Published Date

: [1911?]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 27 x 34 cm. (10 3/4 x 13 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Numbers 91269-1270, 1276, 1281, 1285, 1289, 1294-1295, 1299, 1301, 1305) printed on image. Items no. 1295 is menuki (decoration); nos. 1276 and 1289 are tsuba (sword guards); nos. 1269-1270, 1285 and 1294 are fuchigashira (cap and ring located on the handle of a sword); nos. 1281, 1299, 1301 and 1305 are kozuka (knife grip). Inscription on sword guard (no. 1289): "Tokinao."

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.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Design -- Japanese

Source Description

: 2 folders (61 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC DESI-Jap

Digital ID

: 819560

Record ID

: 710933

Digital Item Published

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

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