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Kozuka with design of a wild boar

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Signed

Kumagai Yoshiyuki, with a kao 熊谷義之(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early to mid-19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.706

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor