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Kozuka with design of scroll and beads

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Inscription

Shôrai somin 将来 蘓民

Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.717

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor