Kagami netsuke with design of Kikujido in old age; bowl with chrysanthemums

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 1.7 cm (1 5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5763

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold, bone; other metals: shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Takachika saku (?) [Made by Takachika]
高親作 (不詳)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection