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Kanamono in the form of one oni massaging another

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Signed

Sealed Nobuhisa 印 信久

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century (before 1889)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 1 cm (2 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.5670

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; other metals: gold, silver and copper; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor