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Fuchi-kashira with designs of Shoki, a tree and an oni running away with his spear

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Signed

Yoshisada tsukuru 美貞造(不詳)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 1.8 x 0.9 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.701a

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor