Kogai with design of shishi

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century
Kikuoka Mitsutoshi (Japanese, died in 1 863), School Kikuoka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 21.3 x 1.3 cm (8 3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.5104

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gold; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Kikuoka Mitsutoshi, with a kao
菊岡光利(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection