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Kozuka with design of cricket, ladybug and butterfly

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Saikaan Kikuoka Mitsutomo, with a kao 崔下庵菊岡光朝(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

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

Catalogue Raisonné

51

Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 1.4 cm (3 3/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.952

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor