Sosen ihitsu horu Natsuo, with a kao [Carved by Natsuo after the brush style of Sosen] 祖仙遺筆鐫 夏雄（花押）
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 1890)
- Kano Natsuo, Japanese, 1828–1898
Overall: 8.4 x 7.7 x 0.9 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Main material: iron; other metals: gold, shakudo, shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: takabori, zogan