Kozuka with design of crane and young

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Sasayama Atsuoki (Japanese, 1813–1891), School Otsuki School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.4 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5215a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold and silver; decorative technique: katakiri-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Inscription

Poem: Kimi ga yo no/ tokiwa no yama no/ mine no matsu
君が代の

常盤の山の
みねの松
。。。。

Signed

Heian Atsuoki horu [Carved by Atsuoki of Kyoto]
平安篤興鐫

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection