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Kozuka with design of a tiger in the rain

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Koso Toshiyoshi, with a kao 孔叟寿良(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.8 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.930

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor