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Fuchi-kashira with designs of fish

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Signed

Iwamoto Konkan, with a kao 岩本昆寛(花押)

Provenance

1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th century (?)

Catalogue Raisonné

96

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 1.6 x 0.8 cm (1 5/16 x 5/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5206a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; surface treatment: nanako-ji; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo and shell; decorative technique: iroe takazogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor