Kagami netsuke with design of dragon and jewel

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century (before 1889)
Senga Masamitsu (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 2.1 cm (2 13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5793

Medium or Technique

Main material: silver; wood; other metals: gold; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Senga Masamitsu, with a kao
千賀政光(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection