Pair of menuki in the form of peonies

Japanese
Meiji era
Late 19th century
Iwamoto Kansai (Japanese, 1841–1918), School Iwamoto School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5280a-b

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Iwamoto Kansai
岩本寛斎

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection