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Kodsuka: HELM.O.243-1946

Object information

Current Location: In storage




Shakudo kodsuka. Garden rake and besom. Shakudo inlay and gold. Back, fine rain lines.

Legal notes

Bequeathed by J. E. Helm

Measurements and weight

Length: 9.7 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Helm, J. E.


19th century
1800 - 1899

Components of the work

Inlay composed of shakudo

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: HELM.O.243-1946
Primary reference Number: 169450
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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