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Fuchigashira, Sword Guards, Etc.

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819544
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Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Design -- Japanese

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1911
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC DESI-Jap
Topics
Decoration and ornament -- Japan
Sword guards -- Japan
Fuchigashira
Kozuka
Menuki
Japan-British Exhibition (1910 : London, England)
Metalwork -- Japan
Bodhidharma, 6th cent.
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Numbers (1415, 1418, 1423-1424, 1426, 1428-1429, 1431, 1433) printed on image. Items no. 1415 and 1418 are tsuba (sword guards); nos. 1423, 1426, 1428, 1429, 1433 are fuchigashira (cap and ring located on the handle of a sword); no. 1424 is menuki (decoration); no. 1431 is kozuka (knife grip). Inscription on sword guard (no. 1418): "Iwamoto Konkan."

Source note: An illustrated catalogue of Japanese old fine arts, displayed at the Japan-British Exhibition, London, 1910 : compiled by the office of the Imperial Japanese Government Commission to the Japan-British Exhibition. (Tokyo : The Shimbi Shoin, [1911?]) Japan. Imperial Japanese Government Commission to the Japan-British Exhibition., Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1651792
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17139312
Barcode : 33333159304688
UUID: 6127bad0-c54f-012f-3b21-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1911: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fuchigashira, Sword Guards, Etc." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1911. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1526-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fuchigashira, Sword Guards, Etc." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1526-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1911). Fuchigashira, Sword Guards, Etc. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1526-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Fuchigashira, Sword Guards, Etc.