User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Five-pronged vajra (gokosho)

Start collecting

Provenance

1921 gift of William Sturgis Bigelow

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Gokosho

Japanese, Edo period, 17th–18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 55: no. 76

Dimensions

15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.) (length)

Accession Number

21.1556

Medium or Technique

Sandalwood

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects