Description The kozuka is decorated with a scene of a hawk hunting a goose. The hawk is on the right, flying towards his victim on the left. A small raised frame is on either side. 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] 天保五年午初呂; [Transliteration] Tenpo go nen uma shôro; [Translation] Tenpo 5 (1834), year of the horse (?); [Signature] 壽岳斎是美; [Translation] Jugakusai Koreyoshi (kao)
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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