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Keman

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Provenance

Purchased at Yamanaka Sale, Boston

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 17th–19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 50: no. 19 (1)

Dimensions

71.6 cm (28 3/16 in.) (length including jewel strings)

Accession Number

03.1183

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze; openwork

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects