A Japanese volume from the 唐土訓蒙圖彚 or "Illustrated Encyclopedia of Things Ch
The Japanese kusarigama is a variation of the gama, a scythe-like weapon that
Literally "skull splitter", more widely known as kabutowari; "helmet splitter." An excellent example, one of the best…
In black and gold urushi lacquer, with fine mother-of-pearl inlays with aquatic landscapes on both sides.
With scenes of pine trees and three drawers.
Resist-dyed cotton in white and indigo, with three fans mon.