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Set of scabbard fittings with designs of dragons and clouds

Japanese
Edo period
Late 18th–early 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 2.2 x 0.8 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5211d

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: takabori, zogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork

Inscription

無銘

Signed

Unsigned
無款

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection