Kagami netsuke with design of two rats carrying Daikoku's sack and mallet on a pole

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.7 x 3.1 x 1.4 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5767

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; ivory; other metals: shibuichi (?); 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