Kagami netsuke with design of Daikoku in his sack holding his mallet; bowl also formed as his sack

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


Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 1.3 cm (1 7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.5776

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; ivory

Not On View

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