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Fuchi-kashira with designs of New Year delicacies and decorations

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[Shunmei Hogen, with a kao] 春明法眼(花押)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 1.7 x 0.8 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.700a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor