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Kozuka with design of flying swallows

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Signed

Gotô Mitsuaki, with a kao 後藤光晃(花押)

Credit Line

Francis A. Foster Bequest

Japanese, Edo period,

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

67.667

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor