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Kogo in the form of a section of bamboo

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)


Dimensions

Overall: 4.7 x 2 cm (1 7/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5853

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; other metals: gold; decorative technique: takabori, shippo

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