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Single-pronged vajra (tokkosho)

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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

Tokkosho

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 54: no. 58

Dimensions

11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.) (length)

Accession Number

22.500

Medium or Technique

Brass; cast

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects