Kanamono in the form of a leopard, with backplate

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


Accession Number

11.5582

Medium or Technique

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

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