Kanamono in the form of a dragon ship and waves

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)
Hoshino Issai (Japanese), School Ichijô School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 0.4 cm (1 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5663

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Issai
一齋

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection