Kozuka with design of wolf on Musashino

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid-19th century
Matsuo Gassan (Japanese, 1815–1875), School Otsuki School (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

112

Dimensions

Overall: 9.7 x 1.5 x 0.7 cm (3 13/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5358

Medium or Technique

Main material: shakudo and shibuichi; other metals: gold; decorative technique: mokume, iroe takazogan

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

Ganshotei
雁松亭

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection