Description At the right of the composition is a Chinese-style lion made of gold. These lions were derived from pictures of lions and tend to resemble dogs. A bolster pillow with long tassels is on the left. This is part of a mounted set.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] On blade: noshu seki shizu saburo kaneuji; [Translation] Saburo Kaneuji at Shizu of Noshu Seki
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters
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