Pair of menuki in the form of six horses

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century (?)


Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 0.6 cm (1 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5352a-b

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

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