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Pair of menuki in the form of Raijin and Futen

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Aoki Harutsura 青木春貫

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 0.8 cm (1 13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.716b

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; other metals: gold, copper and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor