kogai with ho-o and floral designs

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 1.2 x 0.3 cm (8 1/4 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5370

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: shell; decorative technique: hirazogan

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