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Kozuka with Seaweed and Sake Cup
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Kozuka with Seaweed and Sake Cup


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Bound seaweed is used as a decoration and an offering during New Year's. These strips of seaweed are formally tied with paper at the bottom. A red sake cup with the character for "long life" is placed near the seaweed.
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
shakudo, gold, silver, copper
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.767
Measurements
3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm) (l.)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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