Kagami netsuke with design of dragon and jewel

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


Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 2.4 cm (2 1/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5795

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; ivory; other metals: coral, gold; decorative technique: uchidashi

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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