Kanamono in the form of Handaka Sonja and his dragon, with an oni

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 0.4 cm (2 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5898

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: uchidashi, iroe takazogan

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