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Kanamono in the form of the followers of Raiko (Minamoto no Yorimitsu), setting forth to slay the Shutendoji on Mount Oeyama

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Signed

Setsuga no tagane [From the chisel of Setsuga] 雪峨鏨

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1879–89

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 0.9 cm (1 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5630

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor