Fuchi-kashira with designs of Jurojin, and Hotei with his sack

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Iwama Masayoshi (Japanese, 1764–1837), School Hamano School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 2 x 0.8 cm (1 3/8 x 13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5195a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: takabori and zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Gyonen rokujukyu Masayoshi [Masayoshi, aged sixty-nine.]
行年六十九政盧

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection