Menuki in the form of boatmen with a boat laden with rice-bales

Japanese
Edo period–Meiji era
mid to late 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 0.6 cm (2 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5322

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

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