Kanamono in the form of a peacock and peonies, with backplate with nekogaki

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


Dimensions

Overall: 8.1 x 1.1 cm (3 3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5653

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kikuchi Tsunekazu, with a seal Kotobuki

菊池序一 印 壽

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection