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Tobacco-pouch; kanamono in the form of a house with sliding shoji; inner plate with tea-ceremony utensils

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Signed

Unsigned 無銘

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period–Meiji era, mid to late 19th century (before 1889)

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 7.7 x 5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 1/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.5565

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; other metals: leather; gold, silver, shakudo, shibuichi and copper; decorative technique: iroe

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor