Kozuka with design of Chohi seated, stroking his beard

Japanese
Edo period
1807
Onuki Masaharu (Japanese), School Mito School (Japanese, 18th through 20th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 1.5 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.823

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Bunka yon hinoto-u toshi hachigatsu hi Genshosai Masaharu tsukuru [Made by Genshosai Masaharu on a day in the eighth month of the fourth, hinoto-u, year of Bunka (=1807)]
文化四丁卯年八月日玄松斎政春造

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection