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Source:   Design -- Japanese

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[Fuchigashira, sword guard, kozuka, etc.]

Image ID: 819547

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

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Fuchigashira, sword guard, kozuka, etc.]

Published Date

: [1911?]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 28 x 35 cm. (11 x 13 3/4 in.)


: Numbers (1460, 1461, 1463, 1468, 1471-1473, 1475, 1478) printed on image. Items nos. 1460, 1461, 163, 1473, 1475 are fuchigashira (cap and ring on the handle of a sword); nos. 1472 and 1478 are kozuka (knife grips); no. 1468 is tsuba (sword guard); no. 1471 unknown.

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

: 819547

Record ID

: 710952

Digital Item Published

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

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