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Goto Teijo (Japanese): Koto
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Koto, early 17th century
Goto Teijo (Japanese)
Various woods, ivory and tortoiseshell inlays, gold and silver inlays, metalwork
Purchase, Amati Gifts, 2007 (2007.194a–f)

"Kuroda‐Bushi" performed by the Master Musicians of the Ikuta-Ryu on The Soul of the Koto Volume Two, Lyrichord Discs Inc.  LYRCD 7433