Pair of menuki in the form of a Chinese dignitary on horseback accompanied by an attendant carrying a gourd and scroll
early to mid-19th century
Overall: 3.1 x 0.6 cm (1 1/4 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: gold; other metals: shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan
Not On View
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection