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Kozuka with design of two samurai fighting under a tree

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Signed

[Goto Sokujo (?), with a kao] 後藤則乗(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.6 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.674

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor