Kanamono in the form of Shoka, daughter of Yokihi (Yang Guifei), presenting a bow to the sleeping Minamoto no Yorimitsu (Raiko)
early to mid-19th century
Overall: 5.8 x 0.8 cm (2 5/16 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, iroe takazogan
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1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection