Kozuka with design of Handaka Sonja producing a dragon from a bowl

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


Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5183

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: migaki-ji; other metals: gold, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Tôkôsai Setsuga
東光斎雪峨

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection