Iron Scissors with Gold-inlaid Inscription

  • Culture / Period

    Joseon Dynasty

  • Materials

    Metal - Iron

  • Dimensions

    L. 21.5cm

  • Accession Number

    Deoksu 4410


These iron scissors contain the gold-inlaid inscription “Subokgwi gangnyeong” (壽福貴康寧, meaning ‘longevity, good fortune, honor, health, and peace’). The U-shaped handles also exhibit a unique design.

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