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Kanamono in the form of a Chinese dignitary with a bundle of scrolls, and an attendant with a basket

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Signed

Ryoun 凌雲

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century (before 1889)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 0.6 cm (1 7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5581

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; other metals: silver and shakudo; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor