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Provenance:   Robert E. Haynes;
            Elliott D. Long

"Though unsigned, this is the pristine work of Kusakari Kiyosada (H 03321.0) working in Sendai from 1781-1789. He was the son of Hachirobei (H 00720.0).
A slight oval shape shakudo of dark black patina with the finest gold wire inlay. The design represents the 'Kotsutsumi', drums that are used in a Noh play. Mrs. Torigoye taught students how to play these drums." (Long)

6.55cm x 7.00cm x 0.40cm.

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A Collaboration of Robert E. Haynes and Elliott D. Long

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