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Kozuka with design of wolf on Musashino

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Ganshotei 雁松亭

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid-19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

112

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

11.5358

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo and shibuichi; other metals: gold; decorative technique: mokume, iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor