Kagami netsuke with design of Buddha, Confucius and Laozi (the "Three Sake Tasters"); the bowl with clouds

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


Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 1.8 cm (1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5786

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; ivory; decorative technique: uchidashi

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kiyoaki, with a kao
清明

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection