Kanamono in the form of Minamoto no Yorimasa, I no Hayata and the nue

源三位頼政と猪の早田の鵺退治

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)
Umeyama Morichika (Japanese, about 1875), School Unno School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 6.8 x 0.7 cm (2 11/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5580

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; other metals: shibuichi (?); decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

盛周(花押)

Signed

Morichika, with a kao

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection