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Sword Guard (Tsuba)

Date: ca. 1615–1868
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Copper, gold
Dimensions: H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); W. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); thickness 11/16 in. (1.8 cm); Wt. 6.2 oz. (175.8 g)
Classification: Sword Furniture-Tsuba
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.790

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