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Ojime with design of flowers and butterfly

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


Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5712

Medium or Technique

Main material: gilt metal; other metals: silver and shakudo; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Masaaki
政明

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection