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Kozuka with design of two dancing Shinto priests at a Shrine

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Signed

Gyonen nanajusan Masayoshi [Masayoshi, aged seventy-three] 行年七十三政盧

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

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

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 3/4 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.832

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor