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Kozuka with Buddha
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Kozuka with Buddha


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The figure on the kozuka is a standing Buddha. The wheel behind his head, in place of the usual aureole, probably symbolizes the wheel of the law. This might be Amida Buddha. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
late 19th century (Meiji)
Medium
shibuichi, gold, copper, steel
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1201.4
Measurements
H: 8 3/16 in. (20.8 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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