Kanamono in the form of Genso and Yokihi with an attendant, with backplate engraved with another attendant holding a fan

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1890)
Kikugawa (Japanese), School Kikugawa School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 0.6 cm (2 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5706

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, shishiai-bori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kikugawa, with a kao
菊川

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection