Pair of menuki in the form of Marishiten on a boar and Kongoyasha with ritual implements

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Shôami Katsuyoshi (Japanese, 1832–1908), School Shoami School (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

126

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.718a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Tobi Kofu Saijo Yanagawa no atari no ju Shoami Katsuyoshi, with a seal Josha [Shoami Katsuyoshi, by the Yanagawa river in the castle of Okayama in eastern Bizen Province]
東備岡府西城柳川辺住正阿弥勝義 印 錚舎

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection