Pair of menuki in the form of Buddha and Daruma

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Unno Moritoshi (Japanese, 1834–1896), School Unno School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 0.5 cm (1 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5250a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Shinobugaoka ni oite Moritoshi saku [Made by Moritoshi at Shinobugaoka]
忍岡盛壽作

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection