Kozuka with design of carp leaping up a waterfall

Japanese
Edo period
mid-18th century
Hamano Shôzui (Japanese, 1696–1769), School Hamano School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.775

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: reverse shakudô; gold; decorative technique: iroe takazôgan

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Gyonen rokujuyon Shozui [Shozui, aged sixty-four]

行年六十四政随

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection