Oju kore o tsukuru Masanaga, with a kao [Made to order by Masanaga] 應需造之正壽（花押）
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection
Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century
Overall: 6.9 x 6.4 x 0.5 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/2 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: iron; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and copper; decorative technique: takabori, zogan