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Fuchi-kashira with designs of Hotei and attendant

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[Omori Teruhide] 大森英秀

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 1.9 x 0.8 cm (1 3/8 x 3/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.705a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; other metals: gold and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor