Kozuka: (NBTHK Hozon Paper)
Mei (signature) : Shoundo Hamano Haruyuki
Length : 9.79 cm x 1.44 cm ( 3.85 inches x 0.56 inches)
Jidai(era) : Edo period.
Special feature: On the Shibuichi plate, Hotei(god of fortune) is engraved with gold and silver color.
Hotei is writing “Ju Zan Fuku Kai”(meaning longevity high as mountain, happiness huge as ocean).
Hamano Haruyuki is a metal smith of Edo province.
NBTHK Hozon Paper
AOI estimation paper
In Kiri box.