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Kozuka with design of boatmen pulling a boat

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Signed

Goto Hokkyo Ichijo, with a kao 後藤法橋一乗(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.676

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: reverse shibuichi; gold and silver; decorative technique: iroe takazogan; katakiri-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor