Kagami netsuke with design of two rats carrying Daikoku's sack and mallet on a pole; bowl in the form of a rice bale

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 x 2.8 x 1.9 cm (1 11/16 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5772

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; ivory; other metals: shakudo, shibuichi and silver; 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