Sword Guard (Tsuba) Date: 18th century Culture: Japanese Medium: Iron, copper Dimensions: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm); W. 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 4.8 oz. (136.1 g) Classification: Sword Furniture-Tsuba Credit Line: Funds from various donors, 1946
ROMAN GOLD FINGER RING WITH A CARNELIAN INTAGLIO OF ATHENA Standing draped, looking to right, wearing a Corinthian helmet, and supporting a large shield and spear with her right hand and holding a phiale in her left. 2nd- 3rd Century AD Circum. 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm.); wt. 4.1 gr.; Size 5 Ex D.T. collection, South Germany, since 1996.
Weight in the Form of a Lion, c. 1391-1353 BC; Egypt, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC), reign of Amenhotep III leaded tin-bronze, Overall - h:2.50 w:2.30 l:4.60 cm (h:15/16 w:7/8 l:1 3/4 inches) Wt: 44.1 grams Cleveland Museum of Art