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Box and cover in the form of a leather tobacco pouch, with design of sixteen rakan with their attributes

Inscription

立民(花押)

Signed

Ryumin, with a kao

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Charles Goddard Weld Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, mid to late 19th century

Accession Number

11.5845

Medium or Technique

Main material: copper; silver liner; other metals: gold, shakudo and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi; zogan

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Metalwork