Kagami netsuke with design of oni fleeing beans, with an inscription; bowl with Chinese boys playing

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 1.6 cm (1 3/4 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5796

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper, carved red lacquer; other metals: gold, silver and shibuichi; decorative technique: takabori, , tsuishu

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