User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Pair of menuki each in the form of monkeys with fruit

Start collecting

Signed

Masatake 雅武

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 0.5 cm (1 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.724a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori

Not on View
Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor