Kozuka with design of lotus leaf and stalk

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Shugensai Hirosada (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

37.895

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Shugensai Hirosada, with a kao

秀現斎弘貞(花押)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection