Kanamono in the form of a ho-o bird and paulownia leaves

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 0.8 cm (1 13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5636

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; other metals: shakudo; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kikugawa
菊川

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection