Description Over a pattern of waves, gold decorations create two cartouches. This kozuka was originally made by an anonymous artist and then altered by Kazunori. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Date] 明治四年未南呂; [Transliteration] Meiji yon nen, hitsuji, nanryo; [Translation] Meiji 4 (1871), year of the sheep, eighth month; [Signature] 校合一則; [Transliteration] kyôgô Kazunori; [Translation] altered by Kazunori
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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