Kozuka with design of crayfish

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Arai Teruyuki (Japanese, about 1825–1875), School Mino School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 1.5 x 0.7 cm (3 3/4 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5213a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Ryuchiken Arai Teruyuki, with seal Ara(i)
龍池軒新井英随 印 新

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection