Kozuka with design of a cockerel on a drum symbolizing peaceful and just government (kankodori)

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
19th century
Kikugawa Hisahide (Japanese), School Kikugawa School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.970

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Ikkodo Kikugawa Nanpo, with seal Kikugawa

一光堂菊川南甫 印 菊川

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection