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Kozuka with design of Hotei in a boat with two Chinese boys

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Signed

Masakatsu 正克

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.985

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: ishime-ji; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: shishiai-bori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor