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Kozuka with design of peony, ho-o and butterfly

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 1.3 x 0.5 cm (3 3/4 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.764

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; other metals: gold and shibuichi (?); decorative technique: takazogan and nunome-zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor