Pair of menuki in the form of hawks

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century
Ishiguro Masatsune (Japanese, 1760–1828), School Ishiguro School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5267a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Ishiguro, Masatsune
石黒、政常

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection