Kanamono in the form of a pheasant with peonies, hibiscus, chrysanthemums, bellflowers, pinks and daisies, with backplate

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


Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 2.1 cm (3 1/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5625

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Signed with a kao
(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection