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Kozuka with design of two lion-dancers

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Signed

Yasuda Katataka, with a kao 安田方教(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.7 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.969

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: reverse gold; gold, silver and shakudo; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor