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Knife Handle (Kozuka)

Date:
ca. 1615–1868
Culture:
Japanese
Medium:
Copper-silver alloy (shibuichi), gold, silver, copper-gold alloy (shakudō)
Dimensions:
L. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm); W. 9/16 in. (1.4 cm); thickness 1/4 in. (0.6 cm); Wt. 1.1 oz. (31.2 g)
Classification:
Sword Furniture-Kozuka
Credit Line:
Gift of Herman A. E. and Paul C. Jaehne, 1943
Accession Number:
43.120.76
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