Kozuka with design of a Chinese hero from the Sangokushi (Sanguozhi)

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Yamada Tomoaki (Japanese), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 3/4 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5218a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: takabori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Furyuken Tomoaki koku su [Carved by Furyuken Tomoaki]
風柳軒友章刻

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection