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Kozuka with design of a tachi mounted in archaic style

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 17th–18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.693

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gilt surround; enamels and gilding; decorative technique: takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor