Kagami netsuke with design of Shoki in search of an oni

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 4.7 x 1.4 cm (1 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5792

Medium or Technique

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

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