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Kozuka with design of Hotei and Okame

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Signed

Hokkyo Sodo, with seal Katsumi 法橋素道 印 勝見

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

117

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.6 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.707

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan; the reverse migaki-ji with hira-zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor