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Kozuka with Monkeys and Persimmons
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Kozuka with Monkeys and Persimmons


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description A group of three monkeys are depicted sitting together. The middle monkey wears a jacket fashioned in gold. Two monkeys hold persimmons, which were said to be the monkey's favorite fruit. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] 菊川吉次; [Translation] Kikugawa Yoshitsugu
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
1st half 19th century (Edo)
Medium
shakudo, copper, steel, shibuichi
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.1289.3
Measurements
L: 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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