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kozuka (knife handle) depicting Niō
  • Japan
  • kozuka (knife handle) depicting Niō, circa 1750, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • bronze
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2516
Label Text

Kozuka with design of a muscular figure (identified as Niō). There is a fence at the bottom of the handle.