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.

Three-pronged vajra (sankosho)

Start collecting

Provenance

1921 gift of William Sturgis Bigelow

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Sankosho

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 3, pg. 55: no. 70

Dimensions

14.0 cm (5 1/2 in.) (length)

Accession Number

21.1580

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze; cast

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ritual Objects