Kozuka in the form of a sword handle with menuki in the form of a dragon

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1104

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: worked to resemble same (rayskin); other metals: gold; decorative technique: takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned

無銘

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection