Kagami netsuke with design of shishi; bowl carved with a leafy branch

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 1.6 cm (1 5/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5807

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; bone; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: uchidashi, zogan

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