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Kozuka with design of daikon, grater and chopsticks

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Signed

Hirosada, with a kao 弘貞(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.896

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: ishime-ji; other metals: reverse silver or pale shibuichi; gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor