Kagami netsuke with design of Urashima Taro riding on the back of a minogame

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Kawarabayashi Hideoki (Japanese, 1788–1851)


Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 1.1 cm (1 9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5779

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; horn; decorative technique: katakiri-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Hideoki, with a kao
秀興(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection