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Kogai with Dragon Jewel
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Kogai with Dragon Jewel

Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description A swirl of clouds cradles a jewel. Jewels of this nature are often carried by dragons, such as the one on the matching kozuka. 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 none
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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18th century (?) (Edo)
steel, silver, gold, black lacquer
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
L: 4 13/16 in. (12.3 cm)
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
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