Kanamono in the form of I no Hayata slaying the Nue

猪の早田の鵺退治

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 0.8 cm (2 3/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5676

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Unsigned
無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection