Kozuka with design of the rats' wedding procession

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Nakagami Motohiro (Japanese), Kaigyokudo Masateru (Japanese), School Otsuki School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 10.7 x 1.6 x 0.8 cm (4 3/16 x 5/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1000

Medium or Technique

Main material: ebony; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: sue-mon

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Tsuka-mon Shokatei Motohiro saku [The handle decoration made by Shokatei Motohiro saku The frame supplied by Kaigyokudo]
Ji o yaginau Kaigyokudo, with seal Masateru

柄紋 松下亭元広作 地補 懐玉堂 印 正照

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection