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Kozuka with design of tuna and bamboo

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Signed

[Ishiguro Masahide, with a kao] 石黒政英(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.7 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.957

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor