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Knife Handle (Kozuka)

Maker: Gotō Mitsuyoshi (Shinjō) (Japanese, 1780–1843, fifteenth-generation Gotō master)
Date: 19th century
Culture: Japanese
Medium: Copper-gold alloy (Shakudō)
Dimensions: L. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm); W. 9/16 in. (1.4 cm)
Classification: Sword Furniture-Kozuka
Credit Line: Gift of Herman A. E. and Paul C. Jaehne, 1943
Accession Number: 43.120.451

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