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Knife Handle (Kozuka)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Copper-silver alloy (shibuichi), copper-gold alloy (shakudō), gold
Dimensions:
L. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm); W. 9/16 in. (1.4 cm); thickness 3/16 in. (0.5 cm); Wt. 1 oz. (28.3 g)
Classification:
Sword Furniture-Kozuka
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman A. E. and Paul C. Jaehne, 1943
Accession Number:
43.120.416
Not on view
Signature: Masayuki (Shozui) (forgery)
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