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Bell with a stupa-shaped handle (from a set of five bells)

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Provenance

Lent by William Sturgis Bigelow, April 18, 1913; 1922 gift of William Sturgis Bigelow.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Torei

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 58: no. 110 (5)

Dimensions

41.3 cm (16 1/4 in.) (height)

Accession Number

22.440

Medium or Technique

Brass; cast

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects