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Kozuka with design of goken dog

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Signed

[Gyonen rokujuni Shozui] [Shozui, aged sixty-two] 行年六十二政随

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.9 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.776

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor