Kozuka with design of Kannon

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

11.5189

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, aokin, shakudo and silver; decorative technique: shishiai-bori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection