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Kozuka with design of long-tailed bird in a pine tree

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Signed

[. . . Tatsufusa, with a kao] 。。。辰房(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.4 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 11/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.750

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor