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Source:   Design -- Japanese

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[Fuchigashira, kozuka, menuki and sword guard.]

Image ID: 819551

[Fuchigashira, kozuka, menuki and sword guard.] ([1911?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Fuchigashira, kozuka, menuki and sword guard.]

Published Date

: [1911?]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 28 x 35 cm. (10 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.)


: Numbers (1503, 1505-1507, 1533-1535) printed on image. Items no. 1503 is kozuka (knife grip); nos. 1505-1507 and 1535 are fuchigashira (cap and ring located on the handle of a sword); no. 1533 is tsuba (sword guard); no. 1534 is menuki (decoration).

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

: 819551

Record ID

: 710942

Digital Item Published

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

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