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Box and cover with design of rustic huts and stooks of rice-straw

Inscription

無銘

Signed

Unsigned

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)

Accession Number

11.5856

Medium or Technique

Main material: mokume of shakudo, copper and silver; other metals: silver interior; decorative technique: translucent cloisonne enamels worked with gilt wire

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork