Tsuba (sword guard) decorated with Chinese-style mountainous landscape

Anonymous artist

Anonymous artist - Tsuba (sword guard) decorated with Chinese-style mountainous landscape
This iron sword guard decorated in gold evokes a mountainous Chinese landscape with a Buddhist monastery in a haze, like those often seen in ink painting.
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measurements: height 6,8 cm
width 7,2 cm
material: Iron
technique: Jibori sukashi and zōgan
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inventory number: Vu 2079
gallery collection: Collection of Asian and African Art
licence: Creative Commons License public domain