Kanamono in the form of Takenouchi no Sukune receiving the tide-controlling jewel from Ryujin, the dragon king of the sea, watched over by Empress Jingu

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1880
Gotô Yoshinori (Japanese), School Gotô School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 0.7 cm (2 15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5710

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Gotô Yoshinori, with a kaô
後藤義則(花押)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection