Shunmei Hogen, with a kao 春明法眼（花押）
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection
Japanese, Edo period, mid-19th century
- Kono Haruaki, Japanese, 1785–1859
Overall: 8.9 x 8.3 x 1 cm (3 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: iron; surface treatment: wood-bark effect; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo, shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: iroe takazogan, sue-mon