Menuki in the form of a spray of chrysanthemums, peonies and other flowers

Japanese
Meiji era
Late 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 5.9 x 0.7 cm (2 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5337

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; other metals: gold, copper and shakudo; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, takazogan

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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