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Knife Handle (Kozuka)

Date:
1729–1800
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Copper-gold alloy (shakudō), gold
Dimensions:
L. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm); W. 9/16 in. (1.4 cm); thickness 5/16 in. (0.8 cm); Wt. 1.3 oz. (36.9 g)
Classification:
Sword Furniture-Kozuka
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Gift of Howard Mansfield, 1936
Accession Number:
36.120.317
Not on view
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