19th century Iron Tsuba, Bamboo Tree Design

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Original Japanese antique.

Iron tsuba designed with bamboo trees
Date: 19th century
Size: 9.0 x 8.3 x 0.5 cm

The tsuba is usually a round (or occasionally squareish) guard at the end of the grip of bladed Japanese weapons. They contribute to the balance of the weapon and to the protection of the hand. Tsuba are usually finely decorated, and nowadays are collectors' items.

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Title Iron Tsuba with Bamboo Tree Design
Dimensions 9.0 x 8.3 x 0.5 cm
Subject Flowers & Botanical
Product Date 19th century

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