Kanamono in the form of the followers of Raiko (Minamoto no Yorimitsu), setting forth to slay the Shutendoji on Mount Oeyama

Japanese
Meiji era
1879–89
Hashimoto Setsuga (Japanese, born in 1854)


Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 0.9 cm (1 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5630

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Setsuga no tagane [From the chisel of Setsuga]
雪峨鏨

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection