Kozuka with design of hawk chasing a sparrow

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid-19th century
Matsuo Gassan (Japanese, 1815–1875), School Otsuki School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.934

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kin Gassan

金月山

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection