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Set of ashi with designs of dragons and clouds

Inscription

無銘

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period, Late 18th–early 19th century

Accession Number

11.5211a

Medium or Technique

Main material: shibuichi; other metals: gold and shakudo; decorative technique: takabori, zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork