Kanamono in the form of a tiger and bamboo, with backplate engraved with clouds
Overall: 5.2 x 0.7 cm (2 1/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: silver; other metals: shakudo and gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan, katakiri-bori
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Koso Toshiyoshi; backplate signed Koso sei
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection