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Kozuka with design of peony and letter-case (fubako)

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Signed

[Goto Mitsuyoshi, with a kao] 後藤光美(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.4 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm (3 11/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.673

Medium or Technique

Main material: yamagane; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: silver frame; gilding; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor