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Kozuka with design of a dried sardine

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Signed

[Yasuchika, with a kao] 安親(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.9 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.742

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: takabori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor