Kozuka with design of a mounted slung sword (tachi)

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Kanahara Naosada (Japanese), School Yanagawa School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.4 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1005

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kifu no ju Ryushiken Kanehara Naosada, with a kao [Ryushiken Kanehara Naosada, resident of Kifu]

紀府住柳枝軒金原直貞(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection