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Kozuka with design of Chinnan Sennin and his dragon

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Ichinomiya Echizen no daijo Minamoto no Nagatsune, with a kao 一宮越前大拯源長常(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

79

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.909

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: iroe hirazogan and katakiri-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor