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Pair of menuki in the form of hawks

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Signed

Ishiguro 石黒

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 3.6 x 0.7 cm (1 7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.5246a

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; decorative technique: takabori

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor