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Kozuka with Cranes and Reeds
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Kozuka with Cranes and Reeds


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description At the right of the composition, two cranes are shown in flight. Three cranes are at the center, two of whom seem to call to the airborne cranes. A cluster of reeds next to the water's edge is at the left. Reeds and cranes both indicate autumn scenes. A long poem is inscribed on the reverse.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquistion unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [inscription] Unread
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
18th century (?)
Medium
shibuichi, shakudo, gold, silver, copper
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.716
Measurements
L: 3 3/4 in. (9.6 cm)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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