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Kozuka with design of court lady washing clothes in a river

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Kurowa Katsutoshi, with a kao 黒羽勝利(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.8 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.747

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor