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Kozuka with design of snake

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Hamano Naochika saku [Made by Hamano Naochika] 濱野直親作

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.822

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor