Kagami netsuke plate with design of cockerel and hen

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 1 cm (2 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5794

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned

無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection