Lobed tsuba with flowers and fans


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    Eight-lobed; pierced in the form of eight open fans radiating from the seppadai and ryōhitsu, their mounts encrusted in low relief of brass lightly engraved with demi-badges of floral character, leaves and tendrils; brass nail-heads for the fan-rivets.

    Compare a guard in the G. Jacoby Collection, no.13.

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