Kanamono in the form of a pair of pheasants, peony and daisies, with backplate

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1890)
Murasakibara Toshiyoshi (Japanese, born in 1829), School Tanaka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 1 cm (1 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5704

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Toshiyoshi

壽良

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection