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Kozuka with design of terrapin and stream

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[Goto Tsujo, with a kao] 後藤通乗(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th century (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 1.4 x 0.6 cm (3 5/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.667

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gilt frame; shibuichi and gold; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor