Kozuka with design of dragonfly and reeds

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Izumi Hidetoshi (Japanese, mid-19th century), School Ômori School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.9 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5221a

Medium or Technique

Main material: iron; other metals: gold and silver; decorative technique: takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hoshusai Hidetoshi, with a kao
法集斎秀寿(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection