Kanamono in the form of a Chinese general from the Sangokushi (Sanguozhi), with a bearded attendant and a table with three scrolls

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 0.8 cm (2 1/4 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5622

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; other metals: gold, copper and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, 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