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Kozuka with design of chrysanthemums and waves

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[Goto Mitsutaka, with a kao] 後藤光孝(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 8.6 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 3/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.665

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gold, silver and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor