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Kozuka with Paulownia Motif
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Kozuka with Paulownia Motif


Description Provenance Credit
Description Several paulownia leaves and flowers decorate this kozuka. Paulownia was used as a crest ("mon") by the Imperial family and other powerful families. Today, it is used by the Japanese government. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquistion unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
late 19th century (Meiji)
Medium
steel, iron, gold
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1156.4
Measurements
L: 7 15/16 in. (20.1 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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