Kozuka with design of Benten playing a biwa

Japanese
Edo period
Early 19th century
Nukagawa Yasutomo (Japanese), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.890

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Nukagawa Yasutomo, with a kao
額川保興(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection