Netsuke signed Mitsuaki sei [Made by Mitsuaki] 光明生
1890, Charles Goddard Weld Collection; bequest to MFA, Boston, December 7, 1911.
Charles Goddard Weld Collection
Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century (before 1889)
- Mitsuaki, Japanese
Overall: 15.5 x 9.5 x 4 cm (6 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: leather; other metals: gold, silver, shakudo, shibuichi, copper and ivory; decorative technique: uchidashi; iroe takazogan