Sword scabbard ornament (menuki) with oak leaf design (pair with 1982/2.10)Artist(s)JapaneseArtist NationalityJapanese (culture or style)Object Creation Date19th centuryMedium & Supportcopper-gold alloy (shakudô) with gold inlayDimensions
3/16 in. x 9/16 in. x 1 3/4 in. ( 0.5 cm x 1.4 cm x 4.4 cm )Credit LineGift of Professor Rose VainsteinPrimary Object Classification Arms and Armor Primary Object Typescabbard ornamentAdditional Object Classification(s)MetalworkCollection AreaAsianRights
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