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Kozuka with design of the race across the Uji River

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Signed

To Masutsune, with a kao 東益常(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.7 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.685

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor