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Five-case inro in the form of a length of bamboo with design of sparrows

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Signed

Koma Kyuhaku saku 古滿休伯作

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

11.5839a

Medium or Technique

Gold fundame ground; decoration in gold and silver hiramaki-e and low takamaki-e; interior black lacquer ground with fine kinpun and decoration in gold hiramaki-e

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Inro