Pair of menuki in the form of Chinnan Sennin and Jurojin

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 0.9 cm (1 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5291a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo; other metals: gold, shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: uchidashi, iroe takazogan

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