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Kozuka with design of falling plum blossom and rain

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Hagiya Katsuhira 萩谷勝平(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.980

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: ishime-ji; other metals: aokin and silver; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor