Pair of menuki in the form of boatmen with boats laden with rice-bales

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 6.8 x 0.4 cm (2 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5270a

Medium or Technique

Decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

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