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Kozuka with design of Ryujin, the Dragon King, holding a jewel before a state barge containing Fujiwara no Kamatari from the Taishokkan

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Signed

Furyuken Takase Eiju, with a kao 風柳軒高瀬栄寿(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.892

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor