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Ojime with design of insects and plants

Signed

Matsumoto Ichigyoku 松本一玉

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

11.5737

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: sukashibori and takabori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor