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Kozuka with design of mantises and chrysanthemums

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–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

17.1183

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, silver and shakudo; decorative technique: iroe hirazogan and engraving

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor