Pair of menuki in the form of two New Year dancers

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century
Serizawa Ryumin (Japanese, born in 1826), School Kikuoka School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 0.9 cm (1 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5308a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

[Omori Terumitsu, with a kao]
大森英満(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection