Kagami netsuke with design of the humiliation of Kanshin

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)
Yokoya Sôyo (Japanese, 1700–1779)


Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 1.4 cm (1 5/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5777

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Soyo
宗与

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection