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Ojime with design of bamboo and iris

Signed

Shomin, with a kao 勝珉(花押)

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)

Accession Number

11.5727

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative techniques: takabori and engraving

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor