Kanamono in the form of a tennin holding a set of sho pipes, with backplate
early to mid-19th century
Overall: 6.8 x 0.7 cm (2 11/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: shakudo; other metals: gold and silver; silver plate; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, iroe takazogan
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1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection