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Kozuka with design of seascape with sailboats and buildings

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Signed

Someya Kazunobu, with a kao 染谷一信(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 1.5 x 0.4 cm (3 15/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.869

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold and silver; decorative technique: hirazogan and takabori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor