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Kozuka with design of tiger and bamboo

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Signed

Somin, with a kao 宗*(玉+民)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.4 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.841

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; decorative technique: katakiri-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor