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Kozuka with Snails and a Bee
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Kozuka with Snails and a Bee


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The iron body of the kozuka is designed to looking like wood. It is decorated with a copper snail, a bronze alloy snail, and a gold bee.
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
n.d.
Medium
iron, copper, gold
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.864
Measurements
L: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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