Kozuka with design of Benten taming a dragon by playing the koto

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Hamano Noriyuki II (Japanese, 1771–1852), School Hamano School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.6 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.802

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hamano Noriyuki

濱野矩随

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection