Fuchi-kashira with designs of Shoki riding a shishi and a demon, banner and pine

Japanese
Edo period
late 18th–early 19th century
Gochikken Masatoshi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 1.8 x 0.9 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5197b

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Gochikken Masatoshi
呉竹軒正壽

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection