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Maker: Unknown




Of five plate construction, of russet iron, the front plate embossed with eyebrows and decorated with applied cherry blossom. A five plate shikoro is attached, of solid plates embossed to simulate kozane, and laced together with yellow silk braid. Lined with red cotton stitched with green, bordered with stencilled blue leather.


History note: No provenance

Measurements and weight

Height: 300 mm
Weight: 1725 g
Width: 330 mm


1700 - 1799

Identification numbers

Primary reference Number: 162526
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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