Kozuka with design of a monkey-trainer

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th century (?)
Kato Naotsune (Japanese), School Yanagawa School (Japanese)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

37.931

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Naotsune with a kao

直常(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection