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Kozuka with design of tiger and bamboo

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Signed

Goto Seii, with a kao 後藤誠意(花押)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

85

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.4 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17.1188

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold; decorative technique: iroe hirazogan and katakiri-bori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor