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Kozuka with design of carp leaping up a waterfall

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Signed

Gyonen rokujuyon Shozui [Shozui, aged sixty-four] 行年六十四政随

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.775

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: reverse shakudô; gold; decorative technique: iroe takazôgan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor